Smartphone & tablet apps for Clinical Genomics

The Clinical Genomics educational apps created by Professor Edward Tobias of the School of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing (and his son, Adam), were recently shortlisted for Image of smartphonethe Herald Higher Education Awards 2017. These smartphone and tablet apps are now used by Professor Tobias in teaching his Masters level Clinical Genomics course, to help students learn and understand the complex terminology and concepts that are key to this rapidly developing area of genetics. They are available, free, from the Apple and Android app stores, where they are 5-star-rated and have already been downloaded in over 40 countries worldwide.

First published: 1 August 2017