MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS11 1011 Embryology

Choates, Meagan; Wagner, Victoria. One semester hour. Fall, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: 1st year Genetic Counseling students.

This course provides an introduction to normal human embryologic development of the major body systems. The presented topics will create a foundation on which students can receive information on abnormal development relevant to genetic disease. In addition, students are expected to consider how these concepts can be communicated to a patient in a clear, concise manner. This course is coordinated by two board certified genetic counselors with lectures from Medical School faculty.