Welcome healthcare providers! Because medical providers are the single most trusted source of health information for Michigan patients and families, this page was designed to help you find current resources on the topics of genetics and genomics that may be used to assist with family history collection, risk assessment and referral, or patient education. The resources listed in the highlighted box were specially selected for Michigan providers with additional resources listed below. For more information on a specific condition or topic of interest, use the site search.
The Informed Consent for Genetic Testing booklet was created to provide patient education about genetic testing so the most informed decision can be made about submitting a sample for testing.
Presentation given by Megan Myers about Kintalk.org "Empowering Families through Communication and Education" - Feb. 9, 2016 via webinar.
Michigan's Cancer Genomics Program provides information about hereditary cancer syndromes, such as Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer and Lynch Syndrome. Resources for patients, patient advocates, health care providers, and professionals are available.