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 5:25 h
  • Quiz questions 231
  • 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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By Ahmed B. on 04. October 2018 for Introduction to Medical Genetics

lectures are very exciting and informative provided someone have basic knowledge of genetics. With reference to USMLE, I am afraid to say that is it is helping.

Note issue
By Mike R. on 28. August 2018 for Sex Chromosome Abnormalities

Its hard to pay attention on her lectures because she always pauses to read her notes.

Very Practical
By Yusleidis E. on 31. May 2018 for Mitochondrial DNA Inheritance

The lecture are awesome. It is just easy to understand Thank you very much!

By Mark A. on 28. April 2018 for Introduction to Medical Genetics

Nice intro to genetics, subject that's usually scary but very well carried out. thank you

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