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New program to help physicians understand role of DNA-based preventive medicine
Date:11/5/2008

trasts the evidence for genetic screening and risk factors to epidemiological approaches typically used to identify disease risk;
  • Explores the potential benefits and harms derived from different types of genetic tests; and
  • Examines the current evidence around genomic association studies and provides a framework for evaluating their quality.

    The course will be available on the ACPM website and DVD-ROM in early 2009 and meets the standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education.


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  • Contact: Michael Barry
    mbarry@acpm.org
    202-466-2044 x106
    American College of Preventive Medicine
    Source:Eurekalert

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