Guide to Interpreting Genomic Reports: A Genomics Toolkit
This guide is intended for healthcare providers faced with understanding and interpreting their patients’ genomic test reports. This guide is not intended to help select a test, but rather to help providers navigate test results.
For Genetic Counselor: Fantastic resource on genomic testing developed by genetic counselors and other genetic professionals.
For Physician: Practitioners of all types just learning about genomics.
Experts from the disciplines listed below have tagged this resource as fulfulling genomic competencies.
Basic Genetic Concepts
B1: To demonstrate an understanding of the basic genetic/genomic concepts and nomenclature
B3: To identify drug and disease associated genetic variations that facilitate development of prevention, diagnostic and treatment strategies and appreciate there are differences in testing methodologies and are aware of the need to explore these differences these differences in drug literature evaluation
Genetics and Disease
G1: To understand the role of genetic factors in maintaining health and preventing disease
G2: To assess the difference between clinical diagnosis of disease and identification of genetic predisposition to disease (genetic variation is not strictly correlated with disease manifestation)