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Genetic Resources

Bioethics

The American Journal of Bioethics http://www.bioethics.net

The American Society for Bioethics and Humanities http://www.asbh.org

The Center for Practical Bioethics http://www.practicalbioethics.org

ELSI Research Program http://www.genome.gov/10001618

Bioinformatics

Bioinformatics Organization http://www.bioinformatics.org

The International Society for Computational Biology http://www.iscb.org

The National Center for Biotechnology Information http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

Biomedical Engineering

The American Society for Artificial Internal Organs https://www.asaio.com

Purdue University: Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering https://engineering.purdue.edu/BME

The Biomedical Engineering Society http://bmes.org

Biostatistics

The International Society for Clinical Biostatisticians http://www.iscb.info

Biotechnology

Biotech U http://www.biotech-u.com

The Biotechnology Institute http://www.biotechinstitute.org

The Massachusetts Biotechnology Council http://www.massbio.org

The National Center for Biotechnology Information http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

Botany/Plant Science

The Botanical Society of America http://www.botany.org

The Missouri Botanical Garden Library: Botanicus http://www.botanicus.org

PlantGDB http://www.plantgdb.org

Planting Science http://www.plantingscience.org

Career Resources

Career Voyages http://www.careervoyages.gov

O*NET Online http://www.onetcenter.org

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook http://www.bls.gov/ooh/

Cell Biology

The American Society for Cell Biology http://www.ascb.org

The Journal of Cell Biology http://www.plantgdb.org

Computer Science

The Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) http://www.ieee.org/index.html

The Software Engineering Body of Knowledge http://www.computer.org/portal/web/swebok

Cultural/Physical Anthropology & Archaeology

The American Anthropological Association http://www.aaanet.org

The American Association of Physical Anthropologists http://www.physanth.org

The Archaeology Data Service http://archaeologydataservice.ac.uk

The National Association for the Practice of Anthropology http://practicinganthropology.org

The Society for American Archaeology http://www.saa.org

The Society for Applied Anthropology http://www.sfaa.net

Engineering

The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology http://www.abet.org

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers https://www.asme.org

The Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) http://www.ieee.org

The National Society of Professional Engineers http://www.nspe.org

Epidemiology

The American College of Epidemiology http://www.acepidemiology.org

The Association for Molecular Pathology http://www.amp.org

The Human Genome Epidemiology Network (CDC) http://www.cdc.gov/genomics/hugenet/default.htm

The International Epidemiological Association http://ieaweb.org

The International Genetic Epidemiology Society http://www.geneticepi.org

The Society for Epidemiologic Research http://www.epiresearch.org

Evolutionary Genetics

The Institute of Molecular Evolutionary Genetics http://imeg.psu.edu

Genealogy

The Association of Professional Genealogists http://www.apgen.org

genetealogy.com http://www.genetealogy.com

The International Society of Genetic Genealogy http://www.isogg.org

Genetic Counseling

The American Board of Genetic Counseling http://www.abgc.net/ABGC/AmericanBoardofGeneticCounselors.asp

The National Society of Genetic Counselors http://www.nsgc.org

Genetic Screening: Newborns

The National Newborn Screening and Genetics Research Center (University of Texas) http://genes-r-us.uthscsa.edu

Genetics

The American Society of Human Genetics http://www.ashg.org

The Association of Genetic Technologists http://www.agt-info.org

The Genetic Alliance http://www.geneticalliance.org

The International Federation of Human Genetics Societies http://www.ifhgs.org

Government Agencies

The Borden Institute, U.S. Army Medical Department http://www.cs.amedd.army.mil/borden/

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov

Oak Ridge National Laboratory http://www.ornl.gov

The National Cancer Institute http://www.cancer.gov

The National Human Genome Research Institute http://www.genome.gov

The National Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIH) http://www.nibib.nih.gov

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH) http://www.niaid.nih.gov/Pages/default.aspx

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics http://www.bls.gov

The U.S. Department of Defense http://www.defense.gov

The U.S. Department of Education http://www.ed.gov

The U.S. Department of Energy http://www.doe.gov

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security http://www.dhs.gov

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management http://www.opm.gov

Health Education/Public Health

The American Association for Health Education http://www.aahperd.org

The American Public Health Association http://www.apha.org

The Behavioral Sciences and Health Educators http://www.whatispublichealth.org

The National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics http://www.nchpeg.org

The National Commission for Health Education Credentialing http://www.nchec.org

University of Washington Institute for Public Health Genomics http://depts.washington.edu/phgen

Healthcare Administration

The American College of Health Care Administrators http://www.achca.org

The Association of University Programs in Health Administration http://www.aupha.org

The National Center for Cultural Competence (Georgetown University) http://www11.georgetown.edu/research/gucchd/nccc

Higher Education

All Allied Health Schools http://www.allalliedhealthschools.com

The Association of American Medical Colleges https://www.aamc.org

Carnegie Mellon: Software Engineering Institute http://www.sei.cmu.edu

Case Western Reserve University: Clinical Ethics Program at Metrohealth http://www.case.edu/med/bioethics/met/maprog.htm

Dartmouth University: "Genetics in Clinical Practice: A Team Approach" http://iml.dartmouth.edu/education/cme/Genetics

Virtual genetics clinic.

Duke University School of Medicine: Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine http://trentcenter.duke.edu/clin_eth.html

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology: Genetics Educational Information http://genetics.faseb.org/genetics/careers.htm

Medical school courses in genetics, some with syllabi.

Purdue University: Educating About Agriculture http://www.ageducate.org/careers

Rutgers Business School: MBA in Pharmaceutical Management http://www.business.rutgers.edu/mba/concentrations/pharma

The University of Pennsylvania Department of Medical Ethics & Health Policy http://medicalethics.med.upenn.edu

The University of Pennsylvania: Wharton Business School Biotechnology Management Program http://www.upenn.edu/biotech/mgmt.html

The University of Pittsburgh: Department of Human Genetics http://www.hgen.pitt.edu/academics.php

The University of South Carolina: School of Genetic Counseling Program http://geneticcounseling.med.sc.edu

The University of Utah: Genetic Science Learning Center http://gslc.genetics.utah.edu

The University of Wisconsin-Madison: Genetics Program http://www.cals.wisc.edu/academics/areas-of-study/majors/genetics

Xavier University: Department of Biology http://www.xavier.edu/biology/Careers-in-Biology.cfm

Law

The American Bar Association http://www.americanbar.org/aba.html

The American Intellectual Property Law Association http://www.aipla.org

The Association of Legal Career Professionals http://www.nalp.org

Learning Resources

About.com: Genetics http://biology.about.com/od/genetics/Genetics.htm

Genetics web resources featured on About.com, a homework help site.

Access Excellence www.accessexcellence.org

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

The American Museum of Natural History: The Genomic Revolution www.amnh.org/exhibitions/genomics/0_home

An online exhibit about genomics.

Biotech U http://www.biotech-u.com

Centers for Disease Control Office of Public Health Genomics www.cdc.gov/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 http://www.dnafiles.org

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

DNA from the Beginning www.dnaftb.org

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

DNA Interactive http://www.dnai.org

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

Dolan DNA Learning Center www.dnalc.org

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

Dolan DNA Learning Center: Your Genes, Your Health http://www.ygyh.org

A multimedia guide to genetics disorders.

Electronic Scholarly Publishing: Foundations of Classical Genetics http://www.esp.org/foundations/genetics/classical/

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

Enlivening Genetics Education http://www2.edc.org/weblabs

Youth-oriented, illustrated genetics web labs.

The Exploratorium: "Diving into the Gene Pool" http://www.exploratorium.edu/genepool/genepool_home.html

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

MendelWeb http://www.mendelweb.org

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

The National Center for Biotechnology Information: GeneTests www.genetests.org

Information for health professionals about hundreds of genetic tests.

The National Center for Biotechnology Information: Human Genome Resources http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/projects/genome/guide/human

Comprehensive one-stop genomic information center.

The National Institutes of Health: Life Works http://science.education.nih.gov/LifeWorks.nsf

The National Library of Medicine (NIH): Genetics http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov

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

The National Library of Medicine (NIH): PubMed http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed

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

Nature.com: Omics Gateway http://www.nature.com/omics

Comprehensive web resource on genetic information.

Scitable http://www.nature.com/scitable

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

The University of Kansas Medical Center: Genetics Education Center http://www.kumc.edu/gec

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 http://www4.umdnj.edu/camlbweb/teachgen.html

Links to genetic education resources.

The U.S. Department of Energy: Human Genome Project Education Resources http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/education/education.shtml

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

Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute: yourgenome.org http://www.yourgenome.org

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 http://www.who.int/genomics/en

Information and human genomics awareness.

Mathematics & Statistics

The American Statistical Association http://www.amstat.org

The Institute of Mathematical Statistics http://www.imstat.org

The International Statistical Institute http://isi.cbs.nl

Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry http://www.psiweb.org

The Statistical Modeling Society http://www.statmod.org

Medical Genetics

The American Board of Medical Genetics http://www.abmg.org

The American College of Medical Genetics http://www.acmg.net

Medical Illustration & Photography

The Association of Medical Illustrators http://www.ami.org

Medical Organizations

The American Academy of Family Physicians http://www.aafp.org/home.html

The American Academy of Pediatrics http://www.aap.org/en-us

The American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists http://www.acog.org

The American College of Physicians http://www.acponline.org

The American Medical Association http://www.ama-assn.org

The American Osteopathic Association http://www.osteopathic.org/Pages/default.aspx

Microbiology

The American Society of Microbiology http://www.asm.org

MicrobeWorld http://www.microbeworld.org

Molecular Biology

The American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology http://www.asbmb.org

Molecular Genetics

Human Genome Mutation Database (The Institute of Medical Genetics) http://www.hgmd.cf.ac.uk/ac/index.php

The Clinical Molecular Genetics Society http://www.cmgs.org

The Human Genome Organization http://www.hugo-international.org

Nanotechnology

The Center for Responsible Nanotechnology http://www.crnano.org

NASA Center for Nanotechnology http://ipt.arc.nasa.gov

The National Nanotechnology Initiative http://www.nano.gov

News & Articles

The American Medical Association: Genetics and Molecular Medicine http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/medical-science/genetics-molecular-medicine/news.page

Links to current articles and other resources.

The American Psychological Association: Genetics in Psychology www.apa.org/science/genetics

"Bioethical Programs Evolve as They Grow" http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v19/n10/abs/nbt1001-991.html

Biomedical Central http://www.biomedcentral.com

Biotechnology Industry Organization: Science News http://science.bio.org/genomics.news.html

Links to current articles.

Current Topics in Genome Analysis 2012 www.genome.gov/Course2012

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

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News http://www.genengnews.com

Genetic Testing: "What It Means for Your Health and Your Family's Health" http://www.genome.gov/Pages/Health/PatientsPublicInfo/GeneticTestingWhatItMeansForYourHealth.pdf

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

Genetics & Your Practice www.marchofdimes.com/gyponline/index.bm2

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

Genome News Network http://www.genomenewsnetwork.org

Original articles and links with a focus on genomics.

"Genomics in Action" http://www.genome.gov/12010878

"How Do We Sequence DNA?" http://seqcore.brcf.med.umich.edu/doc/educ/dnapr/sequencing.html

Policymakers Symposium Highlights: Issues in Newborn Genetics Screening in California http://www.phi.org/pdf-library/Genetics_Symposium.pdf

Terrific Science: National DNA Day www.terrificscience.org/general/dnaday

See how teachers and students celebrated National DNA Day 2008.

Nursing

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing http://www.aacn.nche.edu

The American Association of Critical Care Nurses http://www.aacn.org

The American Nurses Association http://www.nursingworld.org

Cincinnati Children's Hospital: Genetics Program for Nurses http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/education/clinical/nursing/genetics/default

Links to genetics resources of particular interest to nurses.

Columbia University School of Nursing http://www.nursing.columbia.edu

Discover Nursing http://www.discovernursing.com/

Essential Nursing Competencies and Curricula Guidelines for Genetics and Genomics http://www.genome.gov/17517146

The Genetic Nursing Credentialing Commission http://www.geneticnurse.org

The International Society of Nurses in Genetics http://www.isong.org

The National League of Nursing http://www.nln.org

Nutrigenomics

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Ethnic Health Institute http://www.altabatessummit.org/ehi

The NCMHD Center of Excellence for Nutritional Genomics http://nutrigenomics.ucdavis.edu

NuGO: The European Nutrigenomics Organisation http://www.nugo.org/everyone

Pharmacogenomics

The International Society of Pharmacogenomics http://www.pharmacogenomicsociety.org

The Pharmacogenomics Portal http://www.pcg-portal.com

The World Association of Genomic Medicine http://www.wagem.org

Physician Assistants

The American Academy of Physician Assistants Information Center http://www.aapa.org

The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants http://www.nccpa.net

The Physician Assistant Education Association http://www.paeaonline.org

Professional Organizations

The American Association for the Advancement of Science http://www.aaas.org

The American Institute of Biological Sciences http://www.aibs.org

Proteomics

The Proteome Society http://www.proteome.org

The Swiss Proteomic Society http://www.swissproteomicsociety.org

Psychology

American Psychological Association: Genetics in Psychology http://www.apa.org/science/genetics

Psychology Today: Genetics http://www.psychologytoday.com/basics/genetics

Science Writing

AlphaGalileo http://www.alphagalileo.org

The National Association of Science Writers https://www.nasw.org

The Society of Technical Communication http://www.stc.org

Teaching

The National Association of Biology Teachers http://www.nabt.org

The National Education Association http://www.nea.org

The National Science Teachers Association http://www.nsta.org

Zoology/Veterinary Science

The American Association of Zoo Keepers http://aazk.org

The American College of Theriogenologists http://www.theriogenology.org

The American Veterinary Medical Association https://www.avma.org/Pages/home.aspx

The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges http://www.aavmc.org

Reproductive Revolutions, Inc. http://www.reproductiverevolutions.com

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