Webinars
Choosing the Right Genetic Testing Strategy: Can One Size Fit All?
Aug 10, 2022
Webinar information
Date: August 31, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM PST / 6:00 PM CEST
Duration: 1 hour
C.E.U:
Speaker: Christèle du Souich

With the rapid advance of genetic analysis technology and increased choice of genetic tests, choosing the appropriate test for a patient can seem daunting. Should providers opt for a more targeted approach or is “bigger always better”? In this presentation, Christèle du Souich, MSc, CGC, CCGC, reviews different types of testing platforms and what to consider when choosing a genetic test for your patient. Through case examples, the step-by-step process and the related key challenges and potential solutions will be presented.

 

Webinar objectives:

  • Describe the Clinician’s Checklist
  • Recognize the importance of analyzing different variant types through case examples
  • Outline how to choose the appropriate test for your patient

Speakers

Christèle du Souich

Christèle du Souich, MSc, CCGC, CGC, is a Canadian and American Board certified genetic counselor with over 23 years experience in the clinical, pediatric, and prenatal settings. Throughout her career, Christèle has been very active in rare disease research, publishing numerous original research papers and presenting her work at many national and international conferences. She is an active member of the Scientific Program Committee of the Canadian Association of Genetic Counsellors, and teaches and supervises Genetic Counseling students at the University of British Columbia. In January 2022, Christele joined the Blueprint Genetics Team as the Senior Manager for Clinical Branding.

Last modified: September 05, 2022
Webinar information
Date: August 31, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM PST / 6:00 PM CEST
Duration: 1 hour
C.E.U:
Speaker: Christèle du Souich