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Genetic Testing Resources

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FORCE - Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered

https://www.facingourrisk.org/

866-288-RISK (7475)

FORCE improves the lives of the millions of individuals and families facing hereditary breast, ovarian, pancreatic, prostate, colorectal and endometrial cancers. Our community includes people with a BRCA, ATM, PALB2, CHEK2, PTEN or other inherited gene mutation and those diagnosed with Lynch syndrome. We accomplish this through our education, support, advocacy and research efforts. We are dedicated to providing up-to-date, expert-reviewed information and resources that help people make informed medical decisions. Our strong, supportive community of peers and professionals ensures no one must face hereditary cancer alone. FORCE serves as a champion, unifying the community and advocating for awareness, access to care, and better treatment and prevention options.

All CancersAdvocacyEducational ProgramsFinancial AssistanceGenetic TestingNational Foundation and NonprofitScreeningsSupport GroupsNational Resource
JScreen Jewish Genetic Testing

http://www.jscreen.org

5115 New Peachtree Road, Suite 301 , Atlanta, GA 30341

404-778-8640

The JScreen test is designed for individuals between the ages of 18-45 who want to know if they are at increased risk to have a child with a genetic disease.

Genetic Testing
MyCancerGenome: Genetically Informed Cancer medicine

http://www.mycancergenome.com/

My Cancer Genome is a precision cancer medicine knowledge resource for physicians, patients, caregivers and researchers.

All CancersGenetic TestingNational Resource
myGenomics

https://www.mygenomics.com/

11535 Park Woods Circle, Ste E , Alpharetta, GA 30005

(855) 647-4363

myGenomics® is a licensed as a Clinical Laboratory by the Georgia Department of Community Health for the purpose of performing various genetic sequencing tests. The most advanced tests for hereditary cancer and comprehensive disease panel sequencing options on the market today. The technological advancements surrounding genetic testing have led to an improved understanding of cancer and the roles that genes play. With this insight, our scientists have developed new approaches and custom protocols to prevent and better manage the disease. myGenomics® has adopted this technology and is committed to ensuring that our patients have the full support, understanding, and assistance they need. We provide detailed test results that combine your genetic information with personal and family history to give your healthcare provider guideline-based management options to help you lower cancer risks.

All CancersGenetic Testing
Prostate Cancer Foundation

http://www.pcf.org

Research to improve the prevention, detection, and treatment of prostate cancer.

Prostate CancerAdvocacyEducational ProgramsFinancial AssistanceGenetic TestingResearchNational Resource
Sharesheret

https://sharsheret.org/

866-474-2774

Sharsheret, a national non-profit organization, improves the lives of Jewish women and families living with or at increased genetic risk for breast or ovarian cancer through personalized support and saves lives through educational outreach.

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Winship Cancer Institute- Genetic Counseling Clinic

https://winshipcancer.emory.edu/patient-care/clinics-and-centers/genetic-counseling.html

1365 Clifton Road, Clinic B, Suite 2200 , Atlanta, GA 30322

(404) 778-1900

The goal of the Winship Genetic Counseling Program is to provide patients with the most current information about hereditary cancer risk and guidelines for cancer screening and treatment. Through one-on-one consultation with a genetic counselor, you can share your concerns about the cancer history in your family and receive personalized risk assessment and information about genetic testing options. We provide support for families choosing to pursue genetic testing and follow-up consultation to discuss the implications of test results.

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Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a state-supported nonprofit that leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.