Introduction to Genetic Counseling for Physicians
Thursday, May 5, 2005 to Friday, May 6, 2005
Trường Ðại học Y dược TP. Hồ Chí Minh
(The University of Medicine & Pharmacy at Hochiminh City)
Ho Chi Minh City, VietNam


Course Schedule

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 20, 2005 16:06 EST

All changes from the printed version will be in red.

Venue: Conf Room: Thư viện ÐHYD thuộc trường ÐHYD TpHCM

Day 1: Thursday, May 5, 2005 -- General Principles of Genetic Counseling (~ 8 hours)
07:30AM-08:30AM Welcome Remarks/Introduction
Lecture: Overview of Genetic Assessment
08:30AM-09:30AM Lecture: Family History and Genetic Assessment
09:30AM-09:45AM BREAK
09:45AM-11:30AM Group Discussion and Case Studies
11:30AM-12:30PM LUNCH
12:30PM - 1:30PM Lecture: Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues in Genetic Counseling
1:30PM-3:00PM Group Discussion and Case Studies
3:00PM-3:15PM BREAK
3:15PM-4:00PM Lecture: The Role of the Primary Care Physician in Genetic Assessment Counseling
4:00PM-5:00PM Small Group Discussions
Questions and Answer
Evaluation, Day 1
Day 2: Friday, May 6, 2005 --- Genetic Counseling for OB/GYN and Pre-natal screening (~ 4.5 hours)
7:30AM-8:30AM Lecture: Basic Principle of Genetic Counseling for the Obstetricians
8:30AM-9:30AM Lecture: Genetic Counseling and Psychological Issues in Women with Inherited Diseases
9:30AM-9:45AM BREAK
9:45AM-10:45AM Preconceptional/Prenatal Genetic Counseling and Testing
10:45AM-12:00PM Small Group Discussion and Case Studies
Questions and Answers
Evaluation, Day 2



Last updated: Wednesday, April 20, 2005 16:06 (EST, USA)