Course : Adult Genomics Case Conference August 2017

Adult SIG Genomic Case Conference      

Hosted by University of Washington

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:

The Adult Genetics Special Interest Group of the American College of Medical Genetics & Genomics is offering a case conference session presented by the University of Washington Adult Genetic Medicine Clinic, the confernce will highlight the UWMC's Adult Genetic Medicine Clinic, the diversity of indications seen by the clinic's large number of providers, the molecular diagnostic resources available to the providers, and how the clinic is expanding to more fully address complicated conditions.

Target Audience:

a. Clinical geneticists; genetic counselors; pediatric, obstetric, and maternal-fetal specialists; and all medical practitioners who are providing comprehensive diagnostic, management, and counseling services for patients with, or at risk for, genetically influenced health problems.
b. Laboratory directors and technicians who conduct genetic testing, researchers involved in the discovery of genetic disorders and treatments and any healthcare and public health professionals who have an in interest medical and clinical genetics and genomics.

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 Registration and Fees

ACMG Members and ACMG Trainees with no educational credits free
ACMG Member and ACMG Trainees with educational credits ($15)
Non-members with no educational credits ($30)
Non-members with educational credits ($55)


Objective:

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to:

1. Recognize signs and symptoms of genetic conditions.
2. Recognize challenges in management of patients with cerebral cavernous malformations and cardiovascular disease.
3. Describe the breast cancer risk associated with NF1.
4. Discuss challenges of genetic counseling in families with hereditary cancer syndromes.


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