Medical Genetics

Medical Genetics

by Georgina Cornwall, PhD

This high yield course covers Medical Genetics, one of the essential topics on the USMLE Step 1 exam. Don't attempt to pass your exams without knowing about Chromosomal Disorders, Single-Gene Disorders, Multifactorial Inheritance and Population Genetics. Your tutor for this course is Dr. Georgina Cornwall, a highly experienced teacher of Biology.

This lecture series includes topics such as:

  • A full introduction to Medical Genetics
  • Genome Mapping
  • Epigenetic Regulation
  • Point Mutations
  • The Goldilocks Principle
  • Monoallelic Expression
  • Trisomy 21
  • Prader-Willi and Angelman Syndrome

To help you score better on your next exam, we will provide you with quiz questions to track your learning process, topic reviews to test your knowledge and of course high yield clinical pearls and mnemonics, so you gain a full understanding of this essential topic. Take your exam preparation to the next level now – with Lecturio!

Course Details

  • Videos 58
  • Duration 5:23 h
  • Quiz questions 47
  • Topic reviews 21


Your Educators of course Medical Genetics

 Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall has taught a broad array of Biology courses at different U.S. universities, currently at the Colorado Mountain College in Aspen. Dr. Cornwall is an active promoter of hybrid teaching formats like online and interactive courses. Thus, she uses modern technology to engage her students in the diverse disciplines of biology – from Microbiology to Genetics.

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By Jermey B. on 17. April 2017 for Chromosomal Disorders

Though it was good. Be patient w/ Imprinting the slides in Prader Willi/Angelman give a good visual of what it is.

Nice lectures
By Sarina P. on 02. April 2017 for Single-Gene Disorders

Good lectures, would be more helpful if there are practice questions and further readings. - first year medical student.

Great examples
By Rebecca S. on 04. March 2017 for Single-Gene Disorders

These lectures (all of medical genetics) was really useful in connecting your knowledge. It is great how general theory is connected to the most important genetic diseases - very useful

By praveen k. on 10. February 2017 for Single-Gene Disorders

They are good..But lengthy..I will take take lecturio for my step 2 also

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