Genetics to Inform Disease Etiology and Individual Disease Susceptibility
Dr. Klimentidis is a genetic epidemiologist, focused primarily on cardiometabolic traits and diseases. His research group uses genetic and epigenetic information to understand disease pathophysiology, understand the origins of health disparities, individually tailor treatment and prevention approaches, and improve prediction of disease risk.
Attendance code: 838349
By the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:
- Recognize the importance of genetic association studies for biomedical research
- Distinguish Mendelian randomization studies from other epidemiological study designs
- Recognize the potential influence of physical activity in disease development
CME provided by The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.