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State Genetics Coordinator:

Janice Bach, MS

Michigan Department of Community Health
P.O. Box 30195
Lansing, MI 48909

Genetics Program
(866)852-1247 (toll-free)

Needs Assessment/Planning:

Click here for: State Genetics Plan - “Genetics through the Life Cycle: Improving Health and Preventing Disease 2003-2008”
Clinical 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.

Click here for: - Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center - Genetic Health Services
, is a publicly-funded, medical genetics information resource that has a searchable clinical directory for all states, type of service, and specialty clinic.
Click here for: Gene Tests Homepage
Click here for: GeneTests - Michigan Clinical Directory
Genetic Research Programs: 

Click here for: Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center
- Genetics Research
Genetic Training Programs: 

Click for: - University of Michigan/School of Medicine – Genetic Counseling Program

              - University of Michigan/School of Public Health-Public Health Genetics    

              - Wayne State University/School of Medicine - Genetic Counseling Program            
                                                                                                                                                                  - Wayne State University School of Medicine/Detroit Medical Center -                         Medical Genetics Residencies and Fellowships

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.

Click here for: Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center - Policy and Law

Resources for genetic legislation include:

State genetics coordinator

Click here for: Michigan Legislature Online

Click here for: National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Genetics Laws and Legislative Activity.  Select a topic of interest for legislation in each state (where available).



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