Personalized and precision medicine is revolutionizing healthcare and genetic counselors are well-positioned to take advantage of this revolution. This 10 module course addresses some of the biggest advancements in personalized medicine. For genetic counselors interested in expanding their roles into personalized and precision medicine, this course provides an excellent overview.
After completing this 10.32 hour course, learners will be able to:
- Summarize the historical perspective, current research and recent advancements in personalized and precision medicine.
- Identify how the practice of genetic counseling is impacted by advances in personalized and precision medicine.
- Describe recent developments in personalized and precision medicine as related to genetic counseling subspecialty areas.
For a full outline of this course, visit the Personalized and Precision Medicine online course page.
The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has approved this program for up to 1.03 CEUs or 10.32 Category 1 Contact Hours through 05/22/2017. CEUs earned through this program will be accepted by ABGC as Category 1 CEUs for purposes of certification and recertification. Individuals must be certified at the time of participation in the activity in order to count towards recertification.