Genetics

ECHO Clinics

2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month • 8–9 a.m.
Next: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

This short series will focus on Genetics for Health Care Providers. We will address the areas of DNA sequencing, Cancer genetic screening, newborn genetic testing, and the practice whole genome sequencing. Please join us for this new and unique series!

Guest speakers will include:

  • Nathan Slotnick, MD, PhD, MA, MS. Dr. Nathan Slotnick is a Perinatologist at Perinatal Associates of Northern Nevada and Medical Geneticst at Cancer Genetics Risk Assessment.
  • Susanna Sorrentino, MD. Dr. Susanna Sorrentino, a specialist in genetics, has joined the UNLV Medicine Pediatric Center. She comes to Southern Nevada from California, where for two years she was the Valley Children's Hospital Director of the Cancer Genetics Program and Director of the Cardio Genetics Program. Valley Children's is an educational affiliate of Stanford University.
  • Andrew Gorzalski, PhD, MS. Dr. Andrew Gorzalski is a Laboratory Scientist at the Nevada State Public Health Laboratory.
  • Keith Kikawa, Ph.D. Dr. Keith Kikawa is the Statewide Biosafety Officer at the Nevada State Public Health Laboratory.

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Join the clinic directly or enter Meeting ID code 684 551 843.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine is a provider of continuing education credit through the Nevada State Board of Pharmacy. This program is approved for 0.75 hours of continuing education credit for pharmacists.

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine approves this program for 0.75 hours of nursing continuing education credit.

Upcoming Genetic Testing for Healthcare Professionals

June 2019

July 2019