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 5:22 h
  • Quiz questions 235
  • Articles 33


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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Make it a bit clearer...
By James K. on 16. February 2018 for Autosomal Disorders and Genomic Imprinting

Good content, I like this course, but this particular class could be a bit clearer

Good lecture
By Homen P. on 22. October 2017 for Translocation

I really could understand this lecture easily. Even the mid time of lecture gives questions are more helpful for interacting with it.

By Izuchukwu O. on 21. October 2017 for Chromosomal Disorders

Great Job, I really enjoyed the lectures! very easy to follow!

Interesting Presentation on Dense Material
By Curtis M. on 26. July 2017 for Single-Gene Disorders

Presenter explains the medical relevant aspects of S-G disorders in a logical sequence.

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