Course : Cancer Genetic I & II
Held during the 2017 Genetics and Genomics Review Course in Tampa, Florida. Click 'Launch" for more information.
EDUCATIONAL CREDITS ARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS COURSE
This course features a pre-course sample examination, exam taking tips, and in-depth coverage of exam content areas.
The course offers an exam preparation lecture that covers a broad range of genetic and genomic topics presented by a recognized expert in the field.
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.
Course Information with Educational Credit Please Click Here
Date of Release: May 27, 2017
Expiration Date: May 27, 2020
Estimate Time of Completion: 2 hour
Credit Offered: CME/NSGC/P.A.C.E. Additional fee (~$25) applies for NSGC credit that is billed by NSGC.
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Registration and Fees
ACMG Members and ACMG Trainees with Educational Credits: ($50)
Non-members with Educational Credits ($60)
ACMG Members and ACMG Trainees without Educational Credits: ($20)
Non-members without Educational Credits: ($30)
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:
1. Recognize the major mutation types for oncogenes in tumor samples
2. Define the pattern of cancer and recurrence risk for patients with RB1, P53 and APC mutations.
3. Define the difference mutations that result in development of pheochromocytoma.
4. Distinguish between the genetic basis of common cancers including colon, breaks and ovarian cancer.