March is National Colorectal Cancer Month

Did you know colon cancer can run in families?

Colorectal Cancer Month

Protect yourself from infections to protect you & your unborn baby from birth defects.


World Birth Defects Day

March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day.

Resources here provide great tips and support for Michigan families.

World Down Syndrome Day

Planning a visit to a genetics clinic?

Learn some tips to make the most of the appointment!

Genetics Clinic Visit

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.