Course Director

Marvin Natowicz, MD, PhD

Clinical Geneticist, Clinical Pathologist
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH


Steve Scherer, PhD

The Centre for Applied Genomics
The Hospital for Sick Children
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Accredited by

Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education

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Course Description

Learning Objectives
1. Recognize the relevance of genetics in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) pathobiology
2. Recognize the types of genetic variation observed in ASD
3. Describe approaches used to evaluate genetic factors in ASD causation
4. Recognize some of the important clinical tests used to evaluate possible genetic factors in ASD causation
5. Discuss important unsolved issues regarding genetic dimensions of ASD

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:0.75 Credits
Release Date:2019-Oct-04
Expiration Date:2021-Oct-04
Estimated Time for Completion:45 minutes
Registration Required:No

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