This course will provide an introduction to genomic medicine and a better understanding of the issues associated with personal genomic information.
Bassem R. Haddad, MD, is an Associate Professor at Georgetown University and Co-Director of the Medical School Molecular and Human Genetics course. Dr. Haddad has an active molecular cytogenetics research laboratory working in the area of translational research and biomarker discovery. His research focuses on understanding the genetic aberrations and instability that occur in genetic diseases, particularly cancer. He is a longtime member of the Georgetown University Medical School faculty and has been involved in genetic teaching for many years