Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Genetic Counselors, Master's or Ph.D. in Genetics or Advanced Practice Nurses.
Learning Objectives
  • At the conclusion of the Intensive Course in Genomic Cancer Risk Assessment, participants will be able to:
  • Integrate cancer genetics and oncology knowledge into clinical practice
  • Apply skills commensurate with practitioner-level proficiency into the cancer risk assessment and case management process
  • Recommend risk-appropriate options for cancer screening and prevention, including imaging, chemo preventive and surgical interventions
  • Incorporate understanding of medical, ethical, legal, and psychosocial ramifications of cancer risk counseling and testing into clinical practice
  • Understand the value of hereditary cancer registries, cancer epidemiology and cancer prevention studies for patients and clinicians
  • Realize greater professional self-efficacy related to genetic cancer risk assessment skills
  • Incorporate Web-based resources into ongoing practice-based education, professional development, and research support
For CME questions please contact the Department of Continuing Medical Education at 626-218-5622 or
No partial credit will be given in order to receive Certificate of Completion. Participants should claim only those hours of credit that they actually spent at the educational activity.

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