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The Speakers

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Montevideo, Uruguay

Dr. Mariela Larrandaburu, PhD is a Medical Geneticist, President of Latin American Network of Human Genetics-RELAGH. Her expertise is in clinical genetics, genetic epidemiology and public health. She has a Diploma in Human Genetics, in Children and Adults, University of the Republic of Uruguay, MSc and PhD in Genetics and Molecular Biology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. She is a Technical Advisor of the Disability and Rehabilitation Program of the Ministry of Public Health of Uruguay, and a Professor at the Catholic University of Uruguay in Medicine School. Selected to join WHO Technical Working group on Burden of Birth Defect (TWGBBD).

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