Education (Medical)

Educational Resources

The Sonic Genetics website includes general information regarding genetic testing, as well as specific information about particular tests. The resources we provide will develop over time.

The Australian National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has a variety of resources for patients, families, and doctors available through its website – https://www.nhmrc.gov.au/health-topics/genetics-and-human-health

A series of reviews of genetic disorders has been developed by the NIH – http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK1116/

A resource to explain genetic changes that can occur in cancer has been developed by the Vanderbilt Cancer Centre in the US – http://www.mycancergenome.org/

The US National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics has developed resources to help health professionals improve their knowledge of genetics and genetic testing – http://www.nchpeg.org/index.php

Resources have also been developed by the UK’s National Health Service – http://www.geneticseducation.nhs.uk/