Course : 2017 ACMG Genetics and Genomics Review Course

Held during the 2017 Genetics and Genomics Review Course in Tampa, Florida. Click 'Launch" for more information.

EDUCATIONAL CREDITS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS COURSE

 

The ACMG Genetics and Genomics Review Course features a pre-course sample examination, exam preparation and exam taking tips, and in-depth coverage of exam content areas. The course offers exam preparation lectures that cover a broad range of genetic and genomic topics presented by recognized experts in the field.  Topics include:

• Cell Biology/Genomics
• Molecular Biology
• Clinical Cytogenetics
• Molecular Genetics and Genomics
• Genetic Transmission
• Biochemical Genetics
• Developmental Genetics
• Cancer Genetics
• Genetic Counseling & Risk Assessment
• Newborn Screening
• Neurogenetics
• Reproductive Genetics
• Systems-Based Disorders
• Genomic Medicine

Target Audience

This course is designed to assist genetics healthcare professionals who are seeking to update and reinforce their general knowledge of medical genetics. This course is designed to assist genetics healthcare professionals who are seeking to update and reinforce their general knowledge of medical genetics. This course also allows ABMGG individuals to prepare for Board Certification or Recertification. Genetic counselors are also welcome.

 

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Registration and Fees

Course only – No educational credits
ACMG Members and ACMG Trainees: ($745)
Non-members ($855)


Objective:

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

1. Identify common genetic syndromes and discuss their clinical features
2. Interpret standard molecular data and explain how to communicate results to families
3. Perform simple quantitative genetic calculations and solve related problems
4. Describe basic cytogenetics and identify features of common chromosomal disorders
5. Recognize clinical features of selected metabolic disorders and describe their molecular basis and review how to provide counseling about them
6. Discuss the extents and limits of prenatal tests and explain how to perform routine prenatal counseling
7. Explain clinical and molecular aspects of inherited cancer syndromes and know how to provide counseling for common human cancers


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