Purpose: The training is designed for those in a primary care settings, including pediatricians, family physicians, and other healthcare providers such as physician assistants and nurse practitioners. The webinar will discuss mechanisms of inheritance and common genetic conditions, red flags of genetic disorders seen in primary care practice, screening and referral best practices, and anticipatory guidance and communication strategies when supporting families and coordinating care.
Presented by: Kruti Acharya, MD
Upon completion, participants should be able to:
Target Audience: Pediatricians, family physicians, and other healthcare providers including physician assistants and nurse practitioners in pediatrics and family medicine especially. The focus is on primary care practitioners.
Accreditation Statement: The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This educational activity is supported by an independent medical educational grant from Shire.