Outreach and Education

This focus is aimed at building health literacy, competency and awareness about personalized medicine in South Florida patient and provider populations.

A model is the hospital’s Victor Center for the Prevention of Jewish Genetic Diseases. This center hosts genetic screening and biobanking recruitment events to support identification of those who may be carriers of Jewish genetic diseases and provide counseling and support.

Nicklaus Children's Health System is a Continuing Medical Education provider accredited with commendation by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The health system sponsors several regularly scheduled series and yearly conferences at Nicklaus Children's Hospital and in the community.