415.711.92 MEDICAL GENETICS AND GENOMIC MEDICINE: FROM DIAGNOSIS TO TREATMENT II
Examines advances in the diagnois of genetic disorders and treatments that result with a focus on neurocutaneous syndromes, muscular dystrophies, connective tissue disorders and ciliopathies. Both terms aim to prepare students for the board certification exam given by the American Board of Genetic Counseling upon completion of the ScM in genetic counseling.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Contrast features among groups of disorders that lead to diagnosis.
Identify a variety of successful treatments using chemical genomics.
Assess the potential role of genomic sequencing in improvements in both diagnosis and treatment.
Utilize medical history-taking skills toward diagnosis of genetic conditions.
- Wednesday 5:30 - 7:30