Monthly Archives: August 2014

52nd Ontario College of Family Physicians’ Annual Scientific Assembly

We have just completed our Early Bird Registration for the 52nd Ontario College of Family Physicians’ (OCFP) Annual Scientific Assembly (ASA) in Toronto. The OCFP ASA is a continuing professional development conference designed by family doctors, for family doctors. It includes sessions on current clinical and emerging primary care Read more

2014 Founders Award for Excellence in Medical Genetics

  We are very proud of GEC-KO’s own Dr. Judith Allanson who will be receiving the 2014 Founders Award from the Canadian College of Medical Geneticists (CCMG).   This award is given to members of the CCMG who have made outstanding contributions to Canadian medical genetics.  The award is in Read more

Future of clinical genomics?

Biesecker and Green developed a primer for clinicians on how to approach clinical genome and exome sequencing (CGES).  The comprehensive summary provides a technical overview and discussion of limitations of CGES, summarizes indications for ordering and evaluation, interpretation and communication of results, and how to address incidental findings.  Additionally Read more