Iowa Institute of Human Genetics

  • POSITIVE EXPOSURE: The Spirit of Difference  

    By Rick Guidotti

    The IIHG partnered with the UI CCOM Mini Medical School and hosted a seminar on February 7th for Rick Guidotti, Director of Positive Exposure.

    Please click here to read Daily Iowan article on the event.

    Insults, fear, discrimination and hatred based on genetic, physical and behavioral differences plague our society.  Award winning, former fashion photographer Rick Guidotti challenges the stigma associated with difference by celebrating the beauty of human diversity with POSITIVE EXPOSURE. Through positive images and powerful life stories, observe how POSITIVE EXPOSURE helps us see individuals living with a genetic difference first and foremost as a human being with his/her own challenges rather than as a specific diagnosis/disease entity.