Previous Webinars: Genetics

If you were not able to attend any of our live sessions, all are available to view at no cost.

These videos focus on how to…

  • Improve the capacity of primary care providers to successfully collaborate with genetic specialists in the care of their patients
  • Clarify roles of primary care providers and specialists in the newborn screening and genetic testing process
  • Share insights into potential benefits and pitfalls brought about by Direct to Consumer testing initiatives
  • Provide a framework for understanding how uncommon diagnoses can underlie more common symptoms
  • Develop primary care provider understanding of some of the unique challenges encountered when discussing genetic conditions with patients and their families
  • Develop primary care provider understanding of some of the unique challenges encountered when discussing genetic conditions with specific population groups, such as immigrants and refugees.
  • Increase the primary care provider’s understanding of the nature of genetic testing, including their benefits and limitations, false positives and false negative results.

    Newborn Screening, Part 1

    Recorded on February 26, 2019

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    Newborn Screening, Part 2

    Recorded on March 12, 2019

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    Direct to Consumer Testing: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly 

    Recorded on March 26, 2019

     

     

    Undiagnosed Patient Conditions

    Recorded on April 23, 2019

    Genetic Considerations for Immigrants and Refugees

    Recorded on May 21, 2019  

     

     

    Newborn Screening part 3

    Recorded on January 28, 2020

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    Genetics: What the Primary Care Provider Needs to Know 

    Recorded on February 18, 2020

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    Lab Testing and Genetic & Metabolic Disease: Spotting the “Red Flags”

    Recorded on April 28, 2020

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    The Child with Metabolic Disease: How the PCP Can Support the Family  

    Recorded on May 26, 2020

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