National Public Health Week!

Learn how genetics and genomics help improve Michigan’s population health.

National Public Health Week

Do your students have spring fever?

April 25th is DNA Day! Celebrate by performing an experiment like the Banana DNA extraction.

National DNA Day

April is Alcohol Awareness Month.

Play it safe. Pregnancy and alcohol don’t mix. Avoid alcohol during the 9 months of pregnancy.

Prevent birth defects - don't drink alcahol during pregnancy

MI screens for over 50 disorders including SCID

April is Primary Immunodeficiency Awareness Month – learn more on Michigan’s Newborn Screening Panel.

Michigan screens for over 50 disorders including SCID (Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disorder)

MI Genetics Resource Center

Welcome to Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center! This website is a public health education service. It was designed to share Michigan and national resources in order to promote population health through appropriate use of genetic information and services.

About Us

The Genetics Resource Center is supported by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Genomics and Genetic Disorders Section. For more information, email or call toll-free 1-866-852-1247.