Project ECHO: Genetic Testing

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In this training, a clinical geneticist covers what primary care providers need to know about genetic testing. Recorded in 2018 during the Weitzman ECHO (Extension for Community Health Outcomes) Complex Integrated Pediatrics training. Project ECHO® is a lifelong learning and guided practice model that is designed to build capacity of individuals around the state to provide evidence-based services.

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  • Karyotype (2:19)
  • FISH (2:44)
  • Chromosomal Microarray (3:05)
  • Microarray Variant of Uncertain Significance (VUS) (6:54)
  • Sanger Sequencing (8:47)
  • Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) (9:53)
  • Whole Exome Sequencing (WES) (10:54)
  • Sequence Variant of Uncertain Significance (VUS) (12:38)
  • Common Misperceptions about Genetic Testing (13:30 – 26:32)
  • Direct to Consumer Testing (18:37)
  • Genetic Testing in the Primary Care Office (2710