4241.0: Tuesday, November 14, 2000: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM

Human & Medical Genetics: Implications for Public Health and Primary Care Professionals: Part II

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Moderator(s):Marie Mann, PhD
Marie Mann, PhD
Organizer(s):Al Golden
4:30 PMIntroduction, Marie Mann, MD, MPH
4:35 PMPlanning for genetics in public health
Michele Puryear, MD, PhD, Muin Khoury, MD, PhD, Deborah Klein Walker, EdD
5:20 PMPublic health genetics: What it is, why it is needed, and how it could be funded
Robert Fineman, MD, PHD, Cunningham George, MD, MPH
5:40 PMDiscussion
Sponsor:APHA-Equal Health Opportunity Committee
Cosponsors:APHA-Committee on Laboratory Standards and Practices; Maternal and Child Health

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA