Patient care is provided primarily through specialized centers set up to meet the needs of older children and adults with specific inherited disorders.
The Division offers a 3-year medical genetics residency program and a 5-year combined residency in internal medicine and clinical genetics.
Current research projects in the department include an analysis of the clinical utility of genetic testing; Mendelian disorders of the cardiovascular system, especially those involving defects of connective tissue; and, ethical, legal and social implications of the human genetics.
Learn more about the Translational Medicine and Human Genetics Division's vision, clinical mission and contact information.
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