Genetics in Wisconsin

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The Genetics in Wisconsin website gives health professionals, patients, and families access to genetics information and resources. There are helpful links to other sites, as well as family stories that illustrate how Wisconsin genetics services benefit patients and families.

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Featured Genetics Professional


Eric Manthei

“My career in genetic counseling has been exceedingly rewarding emotionally and intellectually.  The field of genetics poses questions that are not easily answered and working with patients is its own reward.  It is these challenges that have kept me interested in genetics and genetic counseling.

Eric Manthei

Highlights


First Ever ACMG Workshop Offered for Primary Care Providers on Latest Advances in Medical Genetics for Patient Care

For the first time, the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG), the national professional association for medical professionals in genetics, will offer a half-day workshop on April 6, 2019, specifically for primary care providers, at the end of its 2019 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting in Seattle, Washington.

https://www.acmg.net/PDFLibrary/First Ever ACMG Workshop.pdf

2019 Wisconsin Genetics Exchange
Friday, September 20, 2019 in Marshfield
Registration information coming soon.
Please contact Sara Zoran at zoran@wisc.edu for more information

Midwest Genetics Network (MGN) Annual Conference
October 1 -2, 2019
East Lansing, MI
Please contact Sara Zoran at zoran@wisc.edu if interested in attending

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ACMG Choosing Wisely list

genetic testing.  This list contains recommendations regarding ordering genetic testing that can affect health care costs.

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