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Genomic educational resources for physicians added to G2C2 website

Read moreSince 2010, the Genetics/Genomics Competency Center (G2C2) has assembled educational materials for genetic counselors, nurses, pharmacists and physicians assistants. Now, through the efforts of the Inter-Society Coordinating Committee for Practitioner Education in Genomics (ISCC), the G2C2 resource has been expanded to include a new collection of resources for physicians. Read more
Journal of Nursing Scholarship Genomic Nursing Webinar Series
Webinars presented by nursing and medical expert authors of manuscripts published in the Journal of Nursing Scholarship 2013 Genomics Special Issue.
 

Genoimcs in Medicine Lecture Series

YouTube video The Genomics in Medicine Lecture Series Videos (25 Videos)

New England Journal of Medicine Series on Genomic Medicine
 

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Recent Advances in the Epidemiology and Genetics of Bipolar Disorder

Kathleen MerikangasOn June 20, Kathleen Merikangas, Ph.D., chief of the Genetic Epidemiology Branch at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), will present Recent Advances in the Epidemiology and Genetics of Bipolar Disorder. This final lecture in the Genomics in Medicine lecture series will summarize the environmental and genetic risk factors for mood disorders, and present advances in applying the tools of molecular genetics to bipolar disorder. Read more

New report offers a primer for doctors' use of clinical genome and exome sequencing

Read moreBethesda, Md., Wed., June 18, 2014 - Sooner than almost anyone expected, a new, genome-based technology for demystifying undiagnosed illnesses-particularly rare childhood diseases-is moving from research laboratories into general medical practice. Now, two leading scientists have sketched out what doctors need to know in order to use the new technology effectively. Read more
   

Last Updated: July 8, 2014