Genomic Applications for Public Health Video Series
Are you a public health practitioner who is curious about the ways genomics education and research can enhance the work you do? This series highlights basic genomics tools and introduces key concepts that are explored in more detail in our other instructional videos.
An Overview of Genetic Epidemiology
In this overview, Dr. Karen Edwards illustrates ways that public health practitioners can utilize genetic epidemiology to analyze major public health issues such as obesity.
Taryn Hall describes the CDC's Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) and demonstrates how this surveillance system can be used to investigate whether certain conditions may have a genetic link.