For Health Professionals
Genomic knowledge is growing and ever-changing, and it’s crucial for health professionals to have a firm understanding of genomics to better serve their patients. These resources provide reliable, up-to-date information about genomics competencies, patient care, and our partnership and outreach activities.
Essential genomics competencies, practice guidelines, and curricular resources for a variety of health professions.
The Inter-Society Coordinating Committee for Practitioner Education in Genomics (ISCC-PEG) aims to improve genomic literacy of healthcare providers and enhance the effective practice of clinical genomic medicine by facilitating interactions among the key stakeholders in genomics education.
Healthcare professionals determine whether individuals, other family members, or future generations may be at increased risk of developing particular conditions.
This FAQ was designed to answer questions regarding how nurses integrate genomics into their education and practice.
Last updated: June 2, 2023