Status
Active
Code
207SG0202X
Type
Level III Area of Specialization
Clinical Biochemical Genetics
A clinical biochemical geneticist demonstrates competence in performing and interpreting biochemical analyses relevant to the diagnosis and management of human genetic diseases and is a consultant regarding laboratory diagnosis of a broad range of inherited disorders. Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: definiton added, source added]

Additional Resources: American Board of Medical Genetics, 2007. http://www.abmg.org/.

Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Medical Genetics.