Genomics in Medicine Lecture Series

Series of 25 lectures to enhance understanding of genomics and medicine given by experts at NHGRI. Titles from 2014 include:

  • When the Lifeguard for the Gene Pool Goes on Strike: DNA Repair Disorders Xeroderma Pigmentosum and Trichothiodystrophy by Kenneth H. Kraemer, M.D.
  • Practicing Precision Medicine in Cancer Using Genomics by Louis M. Staudt, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Targeting the Genetic Basis of Kidney Cancer: A Metabolic Disease by W. Marston Linehan, M.D.
  • Integration of Genomics into Nursing Practice by Kathleen A. Calzone, Ph.D., R.N., A.P.N.G., F.A.A.N.
  • Cancer Genomics and Precision Medicine in the 21st Century by Lee J. Helman, M.D.
  • The New Telomere Diseases: Organ Failure and Cancer by Neal Young, M.D., M.A.C.P.
  • Genome and Transcriptome Dynamics in Cancer Cells by Thomas Ried, M.D.

Type Other
CME Available Yes
Cost Free


Date of Resource 2015

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.