Course Catalog » Interdepartmental Studies 170.03

Subject: Interdepartmental Studies
Course Number: 170.03
Course Title: Genomic & Precision Medicine
Units: 2
School: Medicine
Department: Biochemistry And Biophysics
Additional (School) Department: (Medicine) Pediatrics

Course Description: The course will provide an introduction to important genomic and precision medicine topics including ethical/legal issues, genetic counseling, cancer genomics, translational bioinformatics, PGx, GWAS, DTC genetic testing and clinical utility and future applications of genomics in medicine. Students will be able to work with real genomic data in a sophisticated way to learn genomic data analysis and interpretation.
Prerequisites: None.
Restrictions: This course is intended for first year Medical Students and first year Genetic Counseling students. It is also open to students from other schools. There is an enrollment cap of 25 students.
Activities: Lecture, Seminar

Instructor of Record: K. Hyland
Additional Instructor(s): J. Tenney
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No