Mount Sinai Health System

Genetics for the Adult Primary Care Provider

Genetics plays a role in many conditions seen in primary care, from common complex conditions to rare diseases, that cumulatively affect 1 out of every 17 individuals in the population.  This case-based webinar will focus on how genetic testing and diagnoses can aid primary care providers in management of their patients.  Common referral indications for adult patients will also be reviewed.

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The new Medical Genetics Specialty Series takes a deep dive into specialties across the healthcare system sharing expertise, resources, and the latest developments in genetic medicine to support our partners in patient care.

Our introductory 2020 series covers specialties including oncology, neurology, radiology, pediatrics, emergency medicine, dermatology, transgender medicine, ophthalmology, and gastroenterology. Our faculty invites recommendations for future topics throughout the 2020 series. 

Thursday, October 29 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Virtual Event
Event Type



Faculty, Health Care Professionals


Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Medical Genetics Specialty Series



Genetics and Genomic Sciences (GGS)

Registration is required.

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Ayuko Iverson, MD
Division of Medical Genetics and Genomics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Dr. Ayuko Iverson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine and Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Iverson completed her combined Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.  She practices both general internal medicine and clinical genetics, with a focus on the diagnosis and management of adults with genetic conditions.  She is also a member of the Institute for Genomic Health and is involved in their efforts in integrating genomic medicine into the Mount Sinai Health System.