• Genetics Education Program for Nurses (GEPN)

    The Genetics Education Program for Nurses (GEPN) at Cincinnati Children’s provides access to continuing education, helping nurses meet genetic and genomic nursing competencies, and instructional resources to help nursing faculty add genetics and genomics content to their curricula. As an extension of the Genetics Program for Nursing Faculty (GPNF), originally funded by the National Institutes of Health and the Health Resources and Services Administration, the GEPN has provided teacher facilitated courses to more than 400 nurses and independent self-paced training modules to more than 1,900 nurses.


    Cincinnati Children’s (OH-046 / 9-1-2015) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


    The presenters have declared no conflict of interest related to this program. There is no commercial support or sponsorship for this program.

    Learn More about Programs Offered through the GEPN

    - Please note fee increases for the following offerings

    Instructional Resources

    Use the following resources to learn more about genetics and genomics for nurses

    GEPN History