This lecture will describe diagnostic features of albinism, which help to distinguish albinism from other disorders of childhood nystagmus and will describe the variable phenotype associated mutations in genes known to cause albinism. Results of clinical research studies will be discussed so that participants can answer questions commonly asked by families with a child with albinism.
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.25 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.