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Gil Brodsky, Brave New World of DNA Testing, November 1, 2020

Gil Brodsky, MD
Brave New World of DNA Testing

Sunday, November 1, 2020, 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Presentation via Zoom videoconferencing

Free and open to the public
Sponsored by the Friends of the Needham Public Library

(Please note that November 1 is the day when Daylight Saving Time ends and we change from EDT to EST.)


Needham resident and pathologist Gil Brodsky, MD, will share the scientific ABC's of how DNA testing services work and what you really learn. Hear Dr. Brodsky's own life-changing story including the discovery of 50 half-siblings.

The program will be presented on Zoom with live questions and answers following the lecture.

This event is free and open to the public but you must first register HERE. Registration for this event will remain open until October 29, 2020. You will receive a link to the Zoom session two days before the event.

Dr. Brodsky, a resident of Needham since 1979, is an Assistant Professor of Pathology at Harvard Medical School and Associate Pathologist at Brigham and Women's Hospital for 38 years. He is very active at Temple Aliyah, including serving as co-President with his wife Margie. He and Margie are both long-time board members of the Needham Great Hall Performance Foundation.

For a version of this poster in Portable Document Format (PDF), click here.

For general information about programs sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the schedule of future programs, click here.