Medical Genetics

Medical Genetics

by Georgina Cornwall, PhD

This high-yield course covers Medical Genetics, one of the essential topics incorporated into 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 227
  • 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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Objective fulfilled
By Keila O. on 16. December 2020 for Autosomal Recessive Disorders

The objective was to mention which diseases are AR and it was covered correctly

Good but a little confusing
By Saradha B. on 24. October 2020 for Chromosomal Disorders

Most of it was good and understandable but towards the end, it became quite confusing to follow along.

it's okay
By Mark J. on 26. September 2020 for Autosomal Disorders and Genomic Imprinting

i understand it though, you just need to concentrate on what the prof is saying and correlate well with the diagram then youll understand

Clear and concise
By Joice L. on 13. September 2020 for Population Genetics

Clear and concise. well-explained, clear diagrams, builds on my existing knowledge