See if your school is in the spotlight!

The MI HEARTSafe School program highlights schools that are prepared to prevent SCDY.

MI HEARTSafe School

Sickle Cell Disease is the 2nd most common genetic disorder in Michigan.

Learn more about this disease and help spread the word during the month of June.

June 19th - Wordl Sickle Cell Day

On average, about 61 babies are born with spina bifida each year.

During Nat’l Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Awareness Month, learn what can be done to help prevent these conditions.

National Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Awareness Month

1 in 3 pregnant women who get CMV will pass the virus to their unborn child.

Learn how to protect yourself here.

1 in 3 CMV infected mothers transmit the virus to their children

MI Genetics Resource Center

Welcome to Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center! This website is a public health education service. It was designed to share Michigan and national resources in order to promote population health through appropriate use of genetic information and services.

About Us

The Genetics Resource Center is supported by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Genomics and Genetic Disorders Section. For more information, email genetics@michigan.gov or call toll-free 1-866-852-1247.