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Course Description

The objective of this course is to discuss how advances in genetics have impacted genetic disorders, from their diagnosis to treatment, by building upon the foundations learned in GENE 500. Topics include metabolic disorders, neuromuscular disorders, cystic fibrosis, sickle cell disease, skeletal dysplasias, hearing loss, connective tissue disorders, genetic counseling end ethical issues in the era of genomic medicine. The course is designed as part of the required curriculum for residents, Fellows, and students preparing for the Genetics Certification Boards given by the American Board of Medical Genetics and the American Board of Genetic Counseling.

Learner Outcomes

  • Appreciate how advances in genetics have impacted genetic disorders, from their diagnosis to treatment
  • Acquire skills to conduct a dysmorphology examination

Prerequisites

The above course(s) or permission from the instructor.

Additional Information

Please note that this is a 14-week course offered in partnership with NHGRI, which includes optional live sessions on Thursdays, 5:30-7:30 pm. The course will run August 31 – December 19.

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Section Title
Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine: From Diagnosis to Treatment
Type
Online Asynchronous & Weekly Live Class
Dates
Aug 31, 2022 to Dec 19, 2022
Fee Includes All Costs
Eligible Discounts Can Be Applied at Checkout credit (1 Credits) $425.00
Potential Discount(s)
Available for Academic Credit
1 Credit(s)
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