Intensive Course 2019 Track 1: Full Spectrum Multimodal Training
Phase 1 (distance learning)
- Web Conference Orientation
Required - Friday, Nov. 2, 2018 (8:00-10:00 a.m. PT)
- 12 weeks of Distance Learning Modules
3 to 4 self-completed modules per week
- Friday Sessions
Attend mandatory weekly live web-based discussion sessions on Friday mornings (8:30-10:00 a.m. PT).
- Dates: Nov. 9, 2018 - Feb. 15, 2019
- No Friday Session during Thanksgiving Break (11/23) and Christmas Break (12/21 & 12/28)
- GCRA Case Conferene - Participate in a minimum of five (live or recorded) web-based GCRA Case Conference sessions
- Live GCRA Case Conferences held on Wed.10 to 11:30 a.m. PT; Tues. 6:30-7:30 a.m. PT; Tues. 10-11 a.m. PT
- Recorded sessions archived in CCGCoP Portal
- Topics in Cancer Genetics Research Conference - Participate in a minimum of one (live or recorded) Topics in Cancer Genetics Research Conference.
- Live TOPICS Sessions held on Friday, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PT
- Recorded Sessions archived in CCGCoP Portal
Four days of face-to-face Cancer Genetics Workshops on campus at City of Hope in Duarte, California.
Dates: February 25 to 28, 2019
Course requirements include:
- Core Curriculum Modules: 3-4 assigned weekly
- Pre/Post-case Scenarios
- Pre/Post-course Knowledge Test
- Weekly Friday review Web conferences
- Five live or recorded Working Group case conferences
- At least one Topics presentation
- Case Presentation (minimum of one risk assessment case from your practice)
- GCRA Feedback Form (to accompany GCRA case conferencing)
- Two brief homework assignments (One risk assessment, One Progeny pedigree drawing)
- Prescribed Phase 3 Professional Development Activities (through one year post-course)
Once the course is completed Alumni are required to complete the self-directed post-course Professional Development Activities summarized below (and listed on the CCGCoP Portal) over the next 12 Months.
- Attend at least 2 and lead/present at least one Live Topics in Cancer Genomics Research (TICGR) Web session
- Attend at least 5 and present 2 cases during any of the live GCRA Case Conference Sessions offered at City of Hope, University of Chicago, and/or The US Oncology Network.
- Post at least 5 times on the CCGCoP Discussion Board
- Conduct professional/lay educational outreach activities
- 1 Year Post Course Professional Practice Survey
- 1 Year Post Course Professional Self-efficacy Survey
- 1 Year Post Case-based Skills Scenario
- 1 Year Post Community of Practice Survey