Event

Genetic Counselling Taster Day – Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

This event will be hosted by the Guy’s Hospital Genetic Counselling team and is aimed at students and professionals with an interest in Genetic Counselling.

There is a £15.00 fee per attendee. To book your place or for more details please contact Ellie Carden at eleanor.carden@nhs.net

Agenda

Time Topic Speaker
13:00 Welcome Genetic Counsellor
13:15 Introduction: What is genetic counselling? Ellie Carden, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor
13:30 Panel discussion: A day in the life of a genetic counsellor Tahni-Ann Wilson, Genetic Counsellor

Genetic Counsellor

14:15 Skills introduction: Case study Sophia Cross, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor
14:45 Break
15:00 Skills introduction: Case study Beatriz Bustillo and Ellie Carden, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellors
15:30 Training routes and career progression Ellie Carden, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor

Chandni Parmar, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor

Tahni-Ann Wilson, Genetic Counsellor

16:00 Top tips for applications Sarah Rose, Principal Genetic Counsellor
16:15 Closing remarks Sarah Rose, Principal Genetic Counsellor
16:20 Questions All

Last updated on 19th October 2021

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