Genomics Toolkit for primary care
The Genomics Toolkit has been developed by the Royal College of General Practitioners in collaboration with Heath Education England Genomics Education Programme. The toolkit can be used to support increasing understanding, raise awareness of Genomics Medicine and support primary care with increased knowledge of how genomics can contribute to improving patient care in a ‘genomics era’.
Episode 6 “An introduction to genomics in primary care” featuring RCGP Chair, Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard.
Episode 7 “An introduction to genomics basic terminology” and the potential for primary care involvement.
Episode 8 “Potential impact of applications of genomic medicine in primary care” citing the importance of family history and conditions seen though secondary care specialties.
Episode 9 “Considerations around the ethical, social and legal implications of genomics in primary care” also discussing direct consumer testing and pharmacogenomics.