Genetic Counselling Taster Day – Guy’s Hospital Genetic Counselling Team

This online event is aimed at students and professionals with an interest in Genetic Counselling. To book a place or for more details, please email Beatriz Bustillo. There is a fee of £15.00 per person to attend this online event.


Time Topic Speaker
13:00 Welcome Beatriz Bustillo, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor
13:15 Introduction: What is genetic counselling? Beatriz Bustillo, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor
13:30 Panel discussion: A day in the life of a genetic counsellor Chair: Alison Coulson, Genetic Counsellor
Rhianna Rakhra, Genetic Counsellor
Andrew Pestaille, Genetic Counsellor
14:15 Skills introduction: Family history taking Ellie Carden and Ailidh Watson, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellors
14:45 Break
15:00 Skills introduction: Counselling skills Chandni Patel and Ailidh Watson, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellors
15:30 Training routes and career progression Andrew Pestaille, Genetic Counsellor
Kylie Morgan, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor
16:00 Top tips for applications Sarah Rose, Principal Genetic Counsellor
16:15 Closing remarks Beatriz Bustillo, STP Trainee Genetic Counsellor
16:20 Questions All

Payment instructions

Please complete a bank transfer using the details below. When making this payment quote cost code ‘340040’ in the reference section. Please email a screenshot of your payment confirmation to beatriz.bustillo@nhs.net to confirm your place. Payment must be completed before Sunday 13th June 2021.

Bank account name: Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHSFT Receipts

Account number: 10021612

Sort code: 60-70-80


IBAN: GB81 NWBK 6070 8010 0216 12

Bank Name: National Westminster Bank

Bank Address: London Corporate Service Centre, CPB Services, 2nd Floor, 280 Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 4RB

Last updated on 4th June 2021

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