In the United States, medical genetics professionals are few and far between. Primary and non-genetics specialty care practices are increasingly confronted with patients who may benefit from genetic testing. In many cases, frontline clinicians are responsible for identifying patients that could benefit from genetic testing, ordering tests, interpreting results and communicating with patients about each aspect of the testing process. But a study published recently reveals that frontline clinicians rarely use genetic testing and are unprepared to do so.
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The ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting is where geneticists gather for the best four days of medical genetics.
Medical genetics is experiencing growth and exciting development in diagnostic and treatment options. Reunite with your peers to learn about updates, hear case studies and experience a recommitment to providing your patients with optimal care.
Welcome to the ACMG Genetics Academy.
The mission of the CME program is to provide education and tools for medical geneticists, other health professionals and the public and grow the genetics workforce. From the fundamentals of genetics and genomics to the best practices of clinical care, ACMG courses will enable them to provide the very best possible care to their patients and perform optimally in their other professional responsibilities as measured by improvements in competence, performance, and patient health status.