Webinars by Medical Specialty - Genetics

Watson Genomics from Quest Core: A Focused Approach to Solid Tumor Profiling

Author: Pai, Aditya, MSc MSc, MS, MBA, CGC (ABGC), Racke, Frederick K., MD, PhD.
Date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr Fred Racke and Aditya Pai discuss the evolution of solid tumor testing, the clinical utility of solid tumor profiling and also describe Watson Genomics... Read more 

Insights into the Importance of Genetic Testing in Epilepsy

Author: Smith, Lacey , MS, CGC
Date: Monday, June 12, 2017
Category: Webinar
Description: Lacy Smith, genetic counselor with Boston Children’s Hospital’s Epilepsy Genetics Program and Athena Diagnostics’ genetic counselor Susan Hahn describes the etiology of epilepsy, and the... Read more 

From Distraction to Traction: Redefining Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) as a Major Metabolic Disorder

Author: Dunaif, Andrea , MD
Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Dr. Dunaif discusses PCOS as an important, highly prevalent metabolic disorder associated with an increased risk for type 2 diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome. She... Read more 

Prenatal Genetic Screening: Simplifying Test Selection in the Age of Expanding Options

Author: Keiles, Steven, MS, LCGC
Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Steven Keiles describes next generation sequencing and how it is used for the detection of chromosomal abnormalities and carrier screening, discusses the need to limit... Read more 

Management of Patients with Diabetes and Resistant Hypertension

Author: Fonseca, Vivian, MD
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Category: For Credit, Webinar
Description: Dr. Fonseca discusses the relationship between hypertension, diabetes, and related conditions, describes the diagnosis, treatment and management of the disease and explains the appropriate utilization... Read more 

Limb-girdle Muscular Dystrophy: A Clinical Review and Test Utilization Guide

Author: Liaquat, Khalida, MS, LCGC
Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Category: Webinar
Description: Ms. Liaquat cites key clinical features and inheritance patterns of Limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, describes the molecular and clinical complexity of this disease group and discusses current... Read more