ASHG Webinar Series: Genetic Testing in Children and Adolescents



Nov. 17, 2016; Jan. 19, 2017; and March 16, 2017




This series of three free webinars, intended for primary care providers and specialists who treat children and adolescents, will help fill clinical gaps by teaching best practices in genetic testing. The one-hour webinars will address risk management, benefits and limitations of testing, test interpretation, referral, communication, and management. Continuing medical education (CME) credit will be available.

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, 1:00-2:00 pm Eastern: When and How to Test

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, 1:00-2:00 pm Eastern: Testing Methods and Results

Thursday, March 16, 2017, 1:00-2:00 pm Eastern: Communication and Management


Registration, free of charge and open until the start of the event:


For additional information and an agenda, visit:

ASHG (2015). Points to consider: Ethical, legal, and psychosocial implications of genetic testing in children and adolescents. American Journal of Human Genetics.

ASHG (2016). Infographics: Pediatric genetic testing:


Media Contact

Nalini Padmanabhan
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