New non-invasive diagnostic techniques can give expecting mothers more information earlier than ever. A panel talks about the latest advances and what they mean for women, their families, and health care.


  • Lisa Freese certified genetic counselor for the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates
  • Dr. Arthur Beaudet professor and chairman of the department of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine
  • Kathy Hudson director of the Genetics and Public Policy Center at Johns Hopkins University
  • Dr. Alessandro Ghidini director of perinatal research at Georgetown University Hospital and director of perinatal diagnostics at Inova Alexandria Hospital

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