Conversation with Scientists

Precision Medicine: Own your own genome

April 11, 18, 25, and May 2, 2018, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

New this year, Conversations with Scientists will be hosted at multiple locations!

  • Live event at the Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226 Map for Parking and Entrance (PDF)
  • Livestreamed from Milwaukee at the Medical College of Wisconsin – Central Wisconsin, 333 Pine Ridge Boulevard, Wausau, WI 54401 Map for Parking and Entrance (PDF)

Registration Questions:

Please respond to all questions below; individual information will be kept confidential.

If you are experiencing problems registering, please contact Kristen at (414) 955-4754 or Shari at (414) 955-4379 and they will be happy to assist you.

1.  First Name*:       

2.  Last Name*:        

3.  Zip Code*:           

4.  Email Address*:   

5.  Which location will you attend?*

MCW-Milwaukee, where the event will be held live

MCW-Central Wisconsin, where the event will be livestreamed via interactive technology from Milwaukee

6.   Do you plan to attend all of the sessions?*   Yes No

April 11 | Precision Medicine 101: What you need to know
April 18 | The Diagnostic Odyssey: Why we need research in the medical practice
April 25 | Your DNA: A stranger no more
May 2 | Bugs, Drugs, and Grandma

a.  If you selected No in Question 6, please select the sessions you will attend:

April 11 | Precision Medicine 101: What you need to know

April 18 | The Diagnostic Odyssey: Why we need research in the medical practice

April 25 | Your DNA: A stranger no more

May 2 | Bugs, Drugs, and Grandma

7.  How did you hear about Conversations with Scientists | Precision Medicine: Own your own genome? (please select all that apply)

Email/Newsletter

AHW Website

MCW Infoscope

Community bulletin board

Social Media

Word of mouth

Other; please describe: 

8.  Where do you get most of your information about health and/or science?  (please select all that apply)*

The media (TV, newspaper, radio, magazines)

The internet

My doctor or other healthcare provider

In school or other educational opportunities

My friends and family

Other; please describe: 

9.  Which of the following best describes why you are registering for the series?

 I am generally curious about health and science

 Learning about this topic would be useful to me in my work and/or education

 I am interested in exploring careers in healthcare and science

 I am interested in learning more about genetics for my own health or loved ones

 I have attended a prior Conversations with Scientists lecture and enjoyed the content

Other; please describe: 

To help us better prepare for our evenings together, please answer a few questions that will let our speakers know a little more about the audience. Individual information will be kept confidential.

10.  What is your age?

14 or below

15-24

25-44

45-64

65+

I prefer not to respond

11.  What is the highest degree or level of education you have completed?

Less than high school diploma

High school graduate (high school diploma or equivalent, including GED)

 Some College but no degree

 Associate's Degree (2 year)

 Bachelor's Degree (4 year)

 Master's Degree

 Doctoral Degree

 I prefer not to respond

12.  How often do you have difficulty learning about health conditions because of difficulty understanding the information?

Always

Often

Sometimes

Occasionally

Never

I prefer not to respond

13.  In a few sentences, what do you hope to gain from attending the sessions/series?

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