GENERAL INFORMATION

MICHIGAN

State Genetic Information

State Genetics Contact:

Janice Bach, MS
Michigan Department of Community Health
P.O. Box 30195
Lansing, MI 48909
Tel: 517-335-8887
bachj@michigan.gov

Genetics Program
Tel: 866-852-1247 (toll-free)
Tel: 517-335-8887
genetics@michigan.gov

Michigan Department of Community Health Public Health Genomics Program
Genetics and Newborn Screening Region 4 Collaborative

Needs Assessment Planning

State Genetics Plan - "Genetics through the Life Cycle: Improving Health and Preventing Disease 2003-2008"

Clnical Genetic Services

Clinical genetics are medical services provided to individuals, families, and populations who have or are at risk for disorders with genetic implications. Services include testing, counseling, education, treatment, and where appropriate, referral for other services.
Gene Tests Homepage
GeneTests-Michigan Clinical Directory

Genetic Research Programs

Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center - Genetics Research

Genetic Training Programs

University of Michigan/School of Medicine – Genetic Counseling Program
University of Michigan/School of Public Health-Public Health Genetics Concentration
Wayne State University/School of Medicine - Genetic Counseling Program
Wayne State University/School of Medicine - Genetic Counseling Program

Legislation

Genetic legislation may be clearly expressed in public health statutes. It may also be embedded in other regulations, administrative rules, or other less obvious statutes, e.g. labor law. Identifying and interpreting state genetics legislation is not necessarily straightforward.
Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center - Policy and Law

Resources for genetic legislation include: