The Future of Genetics in Medicine, Clinical Genetics and Gemonics for Health Practitioners
As a healthcare professional, you face substantial challenges in utilizing genetic information, namely translating genetic risk into clinical action (Christensen et al., 2016). At Cygenex, we make it easier.
Our committment is to provide you with the tools and education to help you provide the best care for your patients. That is why we have partnered with the University of Pittsburg to bring you our CME accredited program.
About the Course
Welcome to Course P2021: Cygenex Pharmacogenomics (PGx)
Precision medicine promises the right drug for the right patient the first time. Pharmacogenomics (PGx) is one way to achieve this and is already being implemented in clinical practice.
This course prepares practitioners to meet the challenge of using pharmacogenomics (PGx) and precision medicine to personalize treatment for patients.
What You Will Learn:
Working with real data, you will learn about pharmacogenomics, clinical decision making, and implementation strategies.
Basic genetic/genomic concepts
- Role of genetics in disease
- Pharmacogenomics (PGx) and PGx decision making
- Ethical, legal, and societal implications
- Communication and PGx care models