Scripps Spearheads New Association to Create Online 'Genomic Medicine University' to Educate Physicians | GenomeWeb

By Bernadette Toner

The Scripps Translational Science Institute is spearheading an effort to create an online educational program for credentialing practicing physicians in genomic medicine, and hopes to launch its first courses before the end of the year.

The initiative, called the Association for Genomic Medicine, was created in January with a $600,000 grant from the Life Technologies Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Life Technologies.

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