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The Keck Graduate Institute – Certificate in Applied Genomics, Clinical Genetics: Actionability and Genome Editing

January 16, 2024 @ 8:00 am - May 10, 2024 @ 5:00 pm

Keck Graduate Institute – The Claremont Colleges

The Keck Graduate Institute (KGI), a member of The Claremont Colleges, is a recognized leader in biotechnology and healthcare education. Professional continuing education at KGI focuses on industry case studies, hands-on industry experiences, and team collaboration. With an entrepreneurial approach and industry connections, KGI provides pathways for learners to become leaders within healthcare and the applied life sciences.

CAG 9011 – Clinical Genetics: Actionability and Genome Editing will explore how genetic and genomic information can impact the medical management of patients, both now and possibly in the near future. The course will explore how genetic diagnostic products are designed, validated, and approved and the uses of whole genome, whole exome, and targeted sequencing approaches in clinical settings. The course will also discuss the role of precision therapeutics and pharmacogenomics in patient care. Lastly, participants will explore the utility of gene therapy and genome editing, including ethical and regulatory considerations.


Dates: January 16, 2024 – May 10, 2024

Times: Tuesdays, 5:00 – 6:30 pm PDT

CLS members receive 10% off tuition