Alzheimer's Disease from Secret of Life School Video:

This video segment from the Secret of Life School Video: "Genetic Medicine: Tinkering with Our Genes" illustrates the difficulties that arise from identifying the genetic causes of diseases for which there currently is no cure, and explores the potential for gene therapy to one day cure diseases like Alzheimer's.

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Genomic Competencies

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

Physician Assistant

  • Interpersonal & Communications Skills
    • 1:   When communicating genetic information to patients, consider personal factors that may influence their understanding and response.
    • 3:   Promote informed decision making for patients, and provide nondirective counseling
    • 4:   Offer appropriate psychological and social support to patients and families affected by a genetic condition