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Educational Resources

These educational resources are intended to spark scientific curiosity, improve genomic literacy and foster engagement among learners.

Fact Sheets about Genomics | NHGRI
Fact Sheets about Genomics

Fact sheets explaining complex concepts in genomics research to a non-scientific audience.

X chromosome

NHGRI offers infographics to tell stories related to genomics using data visualizations.

Human Genome Project Timeline of Events | NHGRI

NHGRI offers timelines to provide historical perspective on various genomics-related topics.

Talking Glossary of Genetic Terms

250 common genetic terms pronounced and explained in an easy-to-understand way by leading scientists and professionals

​Genomics Teaching Tools | NHGRI
Genomics Teaching Tools

Teaching tools to present the foundations of genomics to students and help them understand the impact of genomics in their lives.

​Genomics Outreach | NHGRI
​Community Outreach

NHGRI educates students, teachers and the public about genomics through outreach events and hands-on activities.

Healthcare Providers
Healthcare Professionals Resources

Essential genomics competencies, practice guidelines, and curricular resources for a variety of health professions.

Last updated: March 15, 2022