GS11 1642 Topics in Medical Genetics II
Singletary, Claire. Two semester hours. Spring annually. Prerequisite: Topics in Medical Genetics I (GS11 1622) and consent of instructor.
This second semester course focuses on individual topics related to the practice of Medical Genetics. Topics include: risk assessment, hemoglobinopathies, prenatal diagnoses, evaluation of organ systems with emphasis on genetic pathogenesis of malformations, metabolic disorders, teratogenesis and medical re-imbursement issues. This course is a combination of didactic lectures and discussions. The lecturers are experts in their respective fields.