Air Date

August 23, 2020

Discussion

Host Dr. Marianne T. Richie was joined by Reed E. Pyeritz, MD, PhD and Susan Miller-Samuel, MSN, RN, AGN-BC for a discussion about genetics and genetic testing.

Guests

Reed E. Pyeritz, MD, PhD

Dr. Pyertiz is a William Smilow Professor of Medicine in the Division of Translational Medicine and Human Genetics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

Susan Miller-Samuel, MSN, RN, AGN-BC

Susan is a Board Certified Advanced Genetics Nurse in the Clinical Cancer Genetics Service Department at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Solid as a Rock

This week's Real Champion is Khaled Mortagy aka Andrew Stone. Khaled Mortagy came to America and took the name Andrew Stone. He is a stone that helps form the bigger rock foundation of his community; caring for his neighbors. During COVID he gave away 1000's of free meals which he prepared in his restaurant, Andy's Diner & Pub of Conshohocken.