Positive Exposure Events

February 2022

March 1

The RFK IDDRC’s Tenth Annual Rare Disease Day Celebration

“POSITIVE EXPOSURE: SPIRIT OF DIFFERENCE”

Photographic presentation by Rick Guidotti

Rick Guidotti is an award-winning former fashion photographer who has turned his talents
to photographing individuals with genetic disorders. His photographs recognize beauty within difference and challenge the way beauty is defined. His non-profit organization, dedicated to this pursuit, is called Positive Exposure.

Please join us for a photographic presentation followed by Q&A on:

TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2022 6:00 – 7:30 PM

https://einsteinmed.zoom.us/j/98270082150

ASL and closed captioning will be provided

This year Rare Disease Day is being sponsored at Einstein-Montefiore by The Rose F. Kennedy Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Research Center (RFK IDDRC), The Rose F. Kennedy Children’s Evaluation & Rehabilitation Center (RFK CERC), The Rose F. Kennedy University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (RFK UCEDD), and the Einstein Student Chapter of the American Academy of Developmental Medicine & Dentistry (AADMD).

5 square  portraits on left with blue, gold and white lettering. The text is above.

February 28

RARE Disease Day: POSITIVE EXPOSURE Community wide virtual presentation

February 4

Drawing on resources from three outstanding research institutions, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Department of Health, Behavior and Society at the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Bloomberg School of Public Health have collaborated to develop and support the JHU/NIH Genetic Counseling Training Program (GCTP), a competitive graduate program that addresses the growing need for genetic counseling services.