Genetics in Primary Care Institute

This webinar series is a 6-part series that focuses on providing primary care providers with the knowledge and resources to better provide genetic medicine as part of a medical home.

These hour-long, educational webinars will highlight the important skills that primary care providers already have and build upon them to provide a comprehensive approach to primary care in which genetic thinking is integrated in every patient encounter.

Webinars with PowerPoint slides and fact sheets geared towards primary care providers covering topics such as:

  • genetic testing,
  • genetic screening, 
  • family history, and 
  • incorporating genetics into patient care.


Type Other
CME Available Yes
Topic
Cost Free
Note

2013-2014

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.
    • 4:   Identify, assess, facilitate, and integrate genetic testing options in genetic counseling practice.
      • 4a:   Investigate the availability, analytic validity, clinical validity, and clinical utility of screening, diagnostic and predictive genetic/genomic tests.
      • 4c:   Identify and discuss the potential benefits, risks, limitations and costs of genetic testing.