GENE 644
Review of Medical Genetics

Tuition: $1,100.00.
The objective of this course is to provide a review for candidates for the American Board of Medical Genetics Subspecialty examinations: clinical genetics; molecular genetics; biochemical genetics; cytogenetics; and, genetic counseling. Topics to be covered include statistical and mathematical subjects in clinical genetics and population genetics, clinical cytogenetics, dysmorphology, ophthalmologic genetics, and general treatment and management of genetic diseases.

Prerequisites

nBoard candidate for any subspecialty exam of the American Board of Medical Genetics.

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the fundamentals of genetics and a variety of genetic disorders in preparation for the American Board of Medical Genetics certification examination
  • Acquire skills to recognize and eliminate distractors on the certification exam

Overview

Program

Class Type

Graduate Course

Credits

2