Speaker Profile

PHD, VP & Chief Scientific Officer, PerkinElmer Genomics

Dr. Madhuri Hegde is a medical geneticist, a board certified diplomat in clinical molecular genetics by the American Board of Medical Genetics, and an ACMG Fellow. Previously, she was the Executive Director of Emory Genetics Laboratory. She received a B.Sc. and M.Sc. from the University of Bombay and a Ph.D. from the University of Auckland. She completed post-doctoral studies at Baylor College of Medicine.

Genomic Profiling Showcase:
PerkinElmer Genomics

PerkinElmer Genomics is a global leader in genetic and genomic testing focused on rare diseases, newborn screening, and inherited cancer. Using a simple saliva or blood sample, we answer complex genetic questions that can proactively inform patient care and end the diagnostic odyssey for families.

Advances in Molecular Diagnosis of Critically Ill Patients with C
Using whole genome sequencing can lead to care changes, changes in reproductive decision-making, and better resource utilization.