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Texas DSHS Hosts Newborn Screening Grand Rounds: Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)

November 7, 2019 — Texas DSHS Newborn Screening Grand Rounds  Gene Therapy: A Landmark in Spinal Muscular Atrophy Treatment Newborn Screening Grand Rounds is a lecture series at TX DSHS. There is no cost to participate and continuing education credit is available for some professions. Participate in Grand Rounds by webinar or in-person in Austin. Wednesday, November 13, 2019,... Read More

Nevada ECHO on Genetics now Available

October 4, 2019 — In June, our Nevada state team partnered with Nevada ECHO for their series on Genetics. The entire series YouTube Playlist archive can be found here. Two of the talks are highlighted here: Cancer as a Genetic Issue, Nathan Slotnick, MD, PhD, MA, MS- presented 6/12/19:  The archive of the presentation can be found here. Neonatal and... Read More

MSRGN Celebrates Newborn Screening Month

September 16, 2019 — September is Newborn Screening Month (NBS). In celebration of the life-saving screening done across our region and in the United States, we have a learning session at our upcoming 2019 Genetics Summit, dedicated to NBS. We invite you to join us in Albuquerque, New Mexico on September 23-25 to learn more about the advances in... Read More

Registration for the 2019 Genetics Summit- Now Open

July 30, 2019 — To read more about the upcoming Genetics Summit Announcement click here. Please feel free to share the PDF  link: www.mountainstatesgenetics.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/257/2019/07/MSRGN-2019-Genetics-Summit-Registration-Announcement.pdf  to the 2019 Genetics Summit announcement with your friends, colleagues and social media outlets. All the details about the 2019 Genetics Summit can be found here.

Project ECHO Nevada Presents: Genetic Testing for Healthcare Professionals

May 14, 2019 — 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month • 8–9 a.m. Beginning: Wednesday, May 22, 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... Read More

IHS Clinical Rounds Archive: Working with Families to Obtain Genetic Testing

December 5, 2018 — MSRGN was pleased to partner with IHS (Indian Health Services) for their IHS Clinical Rounds on December 5, 2018, which featured: Celia I. Kaye, MD, PhD, and Trish Thomas speaking about: IHS Clinical Rounds Working with Families to Obtain Genetic Testing The archive and replay of the presentation can be found here. If you have any difficulty accessing... Read More

IHS Clinical Rounds: Working with Families to Obtain Genetic Testing

November 27, 2018 — Please save the date and register today for the: IHS Clinical Rounds: Working with Families to Obtain Genetic Testing This one hour webinar will be presented by: Celia I. Kaye, MD, PhD  and  Patricia (Trish) Thomas Tuesday, December 4, 2018  3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Eastern 2:00 pm –3:00 pm Central 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Mountain... Read More

IHS Clinical Rounds Archive: Nutritional Management of Genetic Disorders

October 5, 2018 — MSRGN was pleased to partner with IHS (Indian Health Services) for their IHS Clinical Rounds on September 27, 2018, which featured: Melissa Sailer, MS, RD, CNSC  speaking about: Nutritional Management of Genetic Disorders  The archive and replay of the presentation can be found here. If you have any difficulty accessing the replay, please contact us here.    

Colorado Genetics ECHO-Lite Education Session

June 4, 2018 — Colorado will be having their first ECHO on June 20th.  Information regarding the event is listed below: This activity for the interdisciplinary healthcare team will introduce participants to the Mountain States Regional Genetics Network with the goal of making genetic services more accessible to patients, families and clinicians through online learning and consultation. This session... Read More