Available Until 6/28/2025

Registrars Coding the Future: Genomics

The study of human genes (genomics) and the increase in genetic studies are impacting how the medical profession views and treats cancer. Dr. Gillian Howell will discuss how genetic changes impact cancer development and progression. She will also outline how genomics and genetic studies inform targeted treatment. Howell will also highlight how these advancements will change how registrars abstract cases.

 Learning Objectives:  

  • Understand how the medical community has changed its view of how cancer develops.
  • Discuss the changes in cancer diagnosis and treatment based on genetic testing.
  • Demonstrate how genetic testing is impacting the role of the abstractor.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
2022-139 1 CE October 12, 2022 - September 28, 2025