MMG 1226Y Concepts in Clinical Genetics

Coordinators: David Chitayat and Cheryl Shuman

This course provides an approach to establishing a differential diagnosis incorporating principles of embryological development, dysmorphology, inborn errors of metabolism, laboratory findings, and traditional and non-traditional genetic concepts (i.e. Mendelian inheritance, imprinting etc.).  Whenever possible, disorders will be studied from the molecular defect to phenotype to burden.   (Time: 2 sessions, 4 hours per week).