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Coriell Institute for Medical Research Party

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An internationally known non-profit biomedical research institution, recently held a fundraising event What’s in Your Genes? – a Celebration of the Science of Genetics at the Union League of Philadelphia – to raise awareness about how personalized medicine benefits individual healthcare needs.

Michael F. Christman, Ph.D. president and CEO, Coriell Institute;
Peter F. Driscoll, Esq.; Chairman, Board of Trustees, Coriell Institute for Medical Research; Moorestown residents Dorothy and Frank Giordano, recipients of Coriell Personalized Medicine Leadership Awards (Civic Award)

The event featured a special presentation about the importance of personalized medicine, the opportunity to enroll in the Coriell Personalized Medicine Collaborative (CPMC) – a free research study to investigate the impact of personalized medicine on health outcomes – cocktail reception, gourmet dinner and live auction. Mark Baiada, Bayada Nurses
Dr. Orsula Knowlton, CareKinesis, Inc.
Dr. Cal Knowlton, CareKinesis, Inc., Coriell Board of Trustees Coriell Personalized Medicine Leadership Awards were presented to Moorestown residents Frank and Dorothy Giordano (civic award) and Lawrence J. Lesko, Ph.D, F.C.P of the Food and Drug Administration (scientific award).
Jerry Johnson, Coriell Institute Board of Trustees, Suzanne Naylor, Raye Johnson
Eliana and Maria Papadakis

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