Sat, 08 Jun | Workshop17 Watershed

Cancer Genetics Workshop - Module 2

Registration is Closed

Time & Location

08 Jun 2019, 09:00 – 13:00
Workshop17 Watershed, Watershed, 17 Dock Rd, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, 8002, South Africa

About the Event

Course objectives: Module 2

Genetics Terminology:

- Lab report interpretation

- Heterozygous, homozygous, variant classification

- Context of inheritance patterns

- Patient report examples

- VUS guidelines

Managing risk:

- Screening and Risk reducing options

Ethics in Genetics 2:

Identifying risks with limited management options

Prenatal testing

Preimplantation Genetic Testing

Hereditary Colorectal cancer: MMR, MSI, IhC

Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer

- PARP-inhibitors

Prostate Cancer

- Referral/Testing guidelines

Decode your DNA exercise:

An interactive exercise to understand DNA sequencing and variant interpretation