“Understanding Genetic Counseling: What the Primary Care Provider (and Intern) Needs to Know”

Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside



Date
June 6, 2013
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
W. Allen Hogge, MD
Milton Lawrence McCall Professor & Chair, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

This presentation will focus on the basic principles of how to take a comprehensive family history, and how to use that information to direct appropriate genetic testing, as well as the implications of the human genome project for the primary care provider.