Cardiovascular Genetics

Dear Health Care Provider or Student:

Studying for boards? Thinking about a career in health care? Seeing patients with cardiovascular conditions? The University of Cincinnati/Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Genetic Counseling Program offers an Online Cardiovascular Genetics Course to meet these needs. Begin and proceed at a pace that is compatible with your schedule. Enrollment is continuous. This course covers genetic testing and genetic counseling issues, as well as clinical information about the syndromic, metabolic, and acquired causes of congenital heart defects, coronary heart disease, cardiac arrhythmias, and cardiomyopathies.

Course is currently approved for up to 1.0 Category 1 CEU. Cost is $150 plus a $25 CEU fee for those applying for CEUs.

 Each lecture is presented using a combined audio/video format using streaming video and detailed PowerPoint slides.

The online version of this course was adapted by Carrie Atzinger, MS, CGC from the live version developed by Erin Miller, MS, CGC

Proceed to Cardiovascular Genetics Online Course

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has authorized the Genetic Counseling Program, University of Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children's Hospital to offer up to 1 CEUs or 10 contact hours (Category 1) for Cardiovascular Genetics Online.  The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) will accept CEUs earned for this course for the purposes of certification and recertification.