The presentation is divided into several sections as outlined by the powerpoint slide. In this module we will include the basic concepts of pharmacogenomics, ethical, legal, social issues, and a brief introduction of the PharmGenEd program.
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PharmGenEd™: Bridging the Gap Between Science and Practice. This video provides a brief introduction about the CDC-funded pharmacogenomics education program, PharmGenEd(TM). The PharmGenEd faculty team at UCSD explains the different components about the program and the importance of learning pharmacogenomics information Click here
Pharmacogenomics relates to how genes control expression and structure of drug targets. Understanding pharmacogenomics and drug action are essential prerequisites for fulling mastering the concepts of this emerging discipline. Case examples of pharmacogenomic concepts is provided by Dr. Taylor.