NSGC Online Education: The Common Disease in the Family History

A 10-session online course given by experts in the field that describes genetic counseling for common diseases including risk assessment, testing and referrals.

Type Course
CME Available Yes
Cost Members - $175 ; Non-members - $225 ; Students - $100

Available through 6/2016; discounted pricing for members

Date of Resource

Genomic Competencies

Experts from the disciplines listed below have tagged this resource as fulfulling genomic competencies.

Genetic Counselor

  • Genetics Expertise and Analysis
    • 1:   Demonstrate and utilize a depth and breadth of understanding and knowledge of genetics and genomics core concepts and principles.
      • 1a:   Demonstrate knowledge of principles of human, medical, and public health genetics and genomics and their related sciences.
      • 1b:   Apply knowledge of genetic principles and understand how they contribute to etiology, clinical features and disease expression, natural history, differential diagnoses, genetic testing and test report interpretation, pathophysiology, recurrence risk, management and prevention, and population screening.