Welcome to Genetics & Your Practice

March of Dimes will no longer be supporting Genetics and Your Practice online after 9/30/13. If you have indicated that you will be completing a case module for CME credit in 2013, please complete your module before 9/15/13 to receive your certificate.

This site is designed for health care professionals and has been customized for those working with the following patient types: preconception/prenatal, infant/children, and adolescent/adult. The site provides practical information and resources to assist the busy professional in integrating genetics into their patient care.

Registered users can begin with the Self Assessment Quiz to determine areas of strength and weakness in their understanding of genetics or begin by selecting one of the content areas below. In addition, users can earn CME Credits by completing the interactive case study at the end of each module.

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Genetic Testing and Screening
Incorporating Genetic Testing and Screening into your practice can help minimize disease-associated morbidity and mortality. Visit this module for a step-by-step guide to genetic testing and useful tools for your practice.
Family Health and Social History
Obtaining an accurate family history can be the most cost effective form of genetic screening that you do. Visit this module for a time-saving method to family history taking and sample family history questionnaires.
Referral to Genetic Services
Genetic professionals can be your partner in ensuring that your patients benefit from advances in genetics. Visit this module for referral information and tools to locate a genetic service provider in your area.
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Resources and Tools
Search for tools, forms, links, and guidelines to download
My Links
Create your own list of favorite G&YP links
Self Assessment Quiz
Take this quiz to assess your current knowledge in genetics
Financial, Ethical, Legal, Social Issues in Genetics
CME Credits
Earn continuing medical education credits
Genetics FAQ