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Genetic Resources


The American Journal of Bioethics

The American Society for Bioethics and Humanities

The Center for Practical Bioethics

ELSI Research Program


Bioinformatics Organization

The International Society for Computational Biology

The National Center for Biotechnology Information

Biomedical Engineering

The American Society for Artificial Internal Organs

Purdue University: Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering

The Biomedical Engineering Society


The International Society for Clinical Biostatisticians


Biotech U

The Biotechnology Institute

The Massachusetts Biotechnology Council

The National Center for Biotechnology Information

Botany/Plant Science

The Botanical Society of America

The Missouri Botanical Garden Library: Botanicus


Planting Science

Career Resources

Career Voyages

O*NET Online

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook

Cell Biology

The American Society for Cell Biology

The Journal of Cell Biology

Computer Science

The Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

The Software Engineering Body of Knowledge

Cultural/Physical Anthropology & Archaeology

The American Anthropological Association

The American Association of Physical Anthropologists

The Archaeology Data Service

The National Association for the Practice of Anthropology

The Society for American Archaeology

The Society for Applied Anthropology


The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

The Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

The National Society of Professional Engineers


The American College of Epidemiology

The Association for Molecular Pathology

The Human Genome Epidemiology Network (CDC)

The International Epidemiological Association

The International Genetic Epidemiology Society

The Society for Epidemiologic Research

Evolutionary Genetics

The Institute of Molecular Evolutionary Genetics


The Association of Professional Genealogists

The International Society of Genetic Genealogy

Genetic Counseling

The American Board of Genetic Counseling

The National Society of Genetic Counselors

Genetic Screening: Newborns

The National Newborn Screening and Genetics Research Center (University of Texas)


The American Society of Human Genetics

The Association of Genetic Technologists

The Genetic Alliance

The International Federation of Human Genetics Societies

Government Agencies

The Borden Institute, U.S. Army Medical Department

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

The National Cancer Institute

The National Human Genome Research Institute

The National Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIH)

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH)

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

The U.S. Department of Defense

The U.S. Department of Education

The U.S. Department of Energy

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Health Education/Public Health

The American Association for Health Education

The American Public Health Association

The Behavioral Sciences and Health Educators

The National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics

The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing

University of Washington Institute for Public Health Genomics

Healthcare Administration

The American College of Health Care Administrators

The Association of University Programs in Health Administration

The National Center for Cultural Competence (Georgetown University)

Higher Education

All Allied Health Schools

The Association of American Medical Colleges

Carnegie Mellon: Software Engineering Institute

Case Western Reserve University: Clinical Ethics Program at Metrohealth

Dartmouth University: "Genetics in Clinical Practice: A Team Approach"

Virtual genetics clinic.

Duke University School of Medicine: Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology: Genetics Educational Information

Medical school courses in genetics, some with syllabi.

Purdue University: Educating About Agriculture

Rutgers Business School: MBA in Pharmaceutical Management

The University of Pennsylvania Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy

The University of Pennsylvania: Wharton Business School Biotechnology Management Program

The University of Pittsburgh: Department of Human Genetics

The University of South Carolina: School of Genetic Counseling Program

The University of Utah: Genetic Science Learning Center

The University of Wisconsin-Madison: Genetics Program

Xavier University: Department of Biology


The American Bar Association

The American Intellectual Property Law Association

The Association of Legal Career Professionals

Learning Resources Genetics

Genetics web resources featured on, a homework help site.

Access Excellence

Learning modules covering health and science topics ranging from genetics to biotechnology.

The American Museum of Natural History: The Genomic Revolution

An online exhibit about genomics.

Biotech U

Centers for Disease Control Office of Public Health Genomics

Resources on genetics, including journals, reports and fact sheets. Also includes online multimedia presentations ranging from basic genetics to latest research.

The DNA Files

A series of 14 hour-long public radio documentaries and related information.

DNA from the Beginning

An animated primer on the basics of DNA, genes, and heredity.

DNA Interactive

DNA and genome-related teaching guides and lesson builders, personalized webpages, myDNAi, student activities, and more.

Dolan DNA Learning Center

Educational organization dedicated to preparing students for the "gene age."

Dolan DNA Learning Center: Your Genes, Your Health

A multimedia guide to genetics disorders.

Electronic Scholarly Publishing: Foundations of Classical Genetics

Complete versions of classic genetics works written between 350 and 1932 C.E.

Enlivening Genetics Education

Youth-oriented, illustrated genetics web labs.

The Exploratorium: "Diving into the Gene Pool"

An online exhibition exploring genetics and the Human Genome Project from a variety of perspectives.


Gregor Mendel's groundbreaking papers, available with supporting materials, in both English and German.

The National Center for Biotechnology Information: GeneTests

Information for health professionals about hundreds of genetic tests.

The National Center for Biotechnology Information: Human Genome Resources

Comprehensive one-stop genomic information center.

The National Institutes of Health: Life Works

The National Library of Medicine (NIH): Genetics

Information about genetic conditions and the genes and chromosomes responsible for them.

The National Library of Medicine (NIH): PubMed

Basic search engine for biomedical research, including research and commentary regarding clinical research ethics and regulations. Omics Gateway

Comprehensive web resource on genetic information.


Free science library and learning tools made possible by the Nature Publishing Group.

The University of Kansas Medical Center: Genetics Education Center

A comprehensive listing of genetics education resources, including networking sites, documentary films, lectures, booklets, activities, and programs.

The University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey: The New Genetics

Links to genetic education resources.

The U.S. Department of Energy: Human Genome Project Education Resources

An extensive collection of publications, teaching aids, and additional internet resources.

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute:

An introduction to the main concepts of DNA, genes, and genomes, focusing on basic questions such as "What is a genome?" and "What are genes?"

The World Health Organization: The Genomic Resource Centre

Information and human genomics awareness.

Mathematics & Statistics

The American Statistical Association

The Institute of Mathematical Statistics

The International Statistical Institute

Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry

The Statistical Modeling Society

Medical Genetics

The American Board of Medical Genetics

The American College of Medical Genetics

Medical Illustration & Photography

The Association of Medical Illustrators

Medical Organizations

The American Academy of Family Physicians

The American Academy of Pediatrics

The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists

The American College of Physicians

The American Medical Association

The American Osteopathic Association


The American Society of Microbiology


Molecular Biology

The American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Molecular Genetics

Human Genome Mutation Database (The Institute of Medical Genetics)

The Clinical Molecular Genetics Society

The Human Genome Organization


The Center for Responsible Nanotechnology

NASA Center for Nanotechnology

The National Nanotechnology Initiative

News & Articles

The American Medical Association: Genetics and Molecular Medicine

Links to current articles and other resources.

The American Psychological Association: Genetics in Psychology

"Bioethical Programs Evolve as They Grow"

Biomedical Central

Biotechnology Industry Organization: Science News

Links to current articles.

Current Topics in Genome Analysis 2012

A 13-lecture series covering the major areas of genomics.

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Genetic Testing: "What It Means for Your Health and Your Family's Health"

From the Trans-NIH Genetics Working Group for the Public.

Genetics & Your Practice

A practical how-to site on clinical genetics from the March of Dimes.

Genome News Network

Original articles and links with a focus on genomics.

"Genomics in Action"

"How Do We Sequence DNA?"

Policymakers Symposium Highlights: Issues in Newborn Genetics Screening in California

Terrific Science: National DNA Day

See how teachers and students celebrated National DNA Day 2008.


The American Association of Colleges of Nursing

The American Association of Critical Care Nurses

The American Nurses Association

Cincinnati Children's Hospital: Genetics Program for Nurses

Links to genetics resources of particular interest to nurses.

Columbia University School of Nursing

Discover Nursing

Essential Nursing Competencies and Curricula Guidelines for Genetics and Genomics

The Genetic Nursing Credentialing Commission

The International Society of Nurses in Genetics

The National League of Nursing


Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Ethnic Health Institute

The NCMHD Center of Excellence for Nutritional Genomics

NuGO: The European Nutrigenomics Organisation


The International Society of Pharmacogenomics

The Pharmacogenomics Portal

The World Association of Genomic Medicine

Physician Assistants

The American Academy of Physician Assistants Information Center

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

The Physician Assistant Education Association

Professional Organizations

The American Association for the Advancement of Science

The American Institute of Biological Sciences


The Proteome Society

Proteomic World

The Swiss Proteomic Society


American Psychological Association: Genetics in Psychology

Psychology Today: Genetics

Science Writing


The National Association of Science Writers

The Society of Technical Communication


The National Association of Biology Teachers

The National Education Association

The National Science Teachers Association

Zoology/Veterinary Science

The American Association of Zoo Keepers

The American College of Theriogenologists

The American Veterinary Medical Association

The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges

Reproductive Revolutions, Inc.

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