Direct to Consumer Genetic Testing: What You and your Patients Need to Know

Rancho Mirage, CA US
February 21, 2019

Kathleen R. Blazer, EdD, MS, LCGC

Director, Cancer Genetics Education Program
Clinical Assistant Professor
Division of Clinical Cancer Genetics
City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center
Duarte, California

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • Understand the evolution and features of popular direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing products
  • Recognize the potential benefits and limitations of predictive healthcare information yielded from DTC tests
  • Identify strategies and resources to help you and your patients understand and take action on DTC information
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
Course opens: 
02/21/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
02/21/2019 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
02/21/2019 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Annenberg Center Health Sciences at Eisenhower
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 CA-BRN

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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