This subject will examine the role of genomics and precision medicine in pharmacological therapies, using examples of emerging treatments for a variety of genetic conditions (Module 1). It will introduce students to the principles of genomic variant curation and interpretation in a clinical setting (Module 2).
Intended learning outcomes
At the completion of this subject, students will be able to:
Demonstrate an ability to interpret human genomic information in a clinical setting
Discuss the value of genomic testing in management of disease
Illustrate the relevance and utility of advances in technology to a particular healthcare setting.