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Course Information

General Information

Venue & Accommodations

InterContinental Hotel and Bank of America Conference Center
9801 Carnegie Ave., Cleveland OH 44106
Please call 216.707.4100 or 855.364.5195 or visit www.ichotelsgroup.com to reserve your room

Parking

Valet parking is available at the hotel for an additional charge. Parking is available in the 100th Street visitor’s parking garage (Parking Lot 2) for a charge of $10 per day.

Americans with Disabilities Act

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education fully intends to comply with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you need assistance, please notify Genomic Medicine Institute via email at gmieducation@ccf.org at least two weeks prior to the activity. General Information For additional information about this activity, contact Genomic Medicine Institute at gmieducation@ccf.org.

Accreditation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.

The Ohio Board of Nursing will accept at face value the number of contact hours awarded for an educational activity that has been approved for CE by a nationally accredited system of CE approval.

Application for credit has been filed with the National Society of Genetic Counselors. Determination of credit is pending.

Faculty Disclosure

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education has implemented a policy to comply with the current Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education Standards for Commercial Support requiring resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest. Faculty declaring a relevant commercial interest will be identified in the activity syllabus.

Genomic Medicine Institute

Launched in 2005, the Genomic Medicine Institute (GMI) is housed in the Lerner Research Institute’s Center for Genomics Research Building. GMI is specifically designed to enhance translational genomic medicine. The open design laboratory space is next to GMI’s clinical unit, the Center for Personalized Genetic Healthcare (CPGH), the Genomic Medicine Biorepository (GMB) and the Genomics Core Facility.

Vision

To bring genetic and genomic expertise to all of Cleveland Clinic’s clinical care subspecialties. Mission To translate genetic research discoveries into better patient care by engaging in clinical practice, research and education; to provide a work culture that enables us to bring genetics and genomics, through our research and clinics, into all subspecialties of the Cleveland Clinic’s healthcare system; and to foster innovation toward realizing the benefits of personalized genomic-based healthcare.

Clinical Expertise

Center for Personalized Genetic Healthcare (CPGH) is the Cleveland Clinic’s first comprehensive clinical genetics program, providing family history-based disease risk assessment and management for prenatal to adult onset disorders.

CPGH’s genetic experts (2 Geneticists and 14 Genetic Counselors) work closely with Cleveland Clinic’s healthcare professionals to provide genetic counseling services and, if appropriate, genetic testing. Clinical genetics care is integrated throughout the Cleveland Clinic system in over 24 locations.

CPGH provides genetic counseling and testing services in the areas of:

  • Cancer genetics
  • Cardiovascular genetics
  • General genetics
  • Preconception & Prenatal genetics
  • Neurogenetics and Neurometabolism
Appointments: 216.636.1768
EPIC Order: Consult to Genetic Counseling
Website: www.ccf.org/cpgh