Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome for Pediatricians and Teachers: Module 3-COURS1093-14

Module 3: Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome (22q11DS): Family Perspectives


This module is designed for pediatricians and educators wanting to better understand the challenges faced by families of individuals affected with 22q11DS.  Narrated by the mother of a young adult with this condition, review of current literature and interviews with parents provide a closer look into the effect of this diagnosis on the entire family

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the major psychosocial challenges and emotional stressors of raising a child with 22q11DS
  2. Be able to anticipate family concerns at each stage of the child's development
  3. Identify available resources offering support and educational information on 22q11DS

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Claiming Course Credit

Please note that successful completion of the CME activity includes:

  • 1. Review CME info
  • 2. View presentations
  • 3. Complete the post test with a score of 80% or above
  • 4. Complete the final evaluation survey
  • 5. Download your certificate

If you do not complete the ALL THE REQUIREMENTS you will not receive continuing education credits. No exceptions or extensions will be granted. 


Target Audience

Medical Educators/Teachers
Physician Assistant
Nurse Practitioner
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 0.10 CEU
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Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 0.10 CEU
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