Tell me more about becoming a Genetic Counsellor – blended learning session

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The topics covered in this course are:

  • Introduction to genomics and genetic counselling
  • Genetic counselling case example
  • Knowledge check quiz
  • Routes into genetic counselling
  • The MSc route – Cardiff and Glasgow
  • The Scientist Training Programme (STP) route
  • Story-telling sessions
  • FAQs-Interactive session (23rd November 2022)

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • understand the main roles and responsibilities of genetic counsellors
  • understand the importance of taking a good family history
  • learn about the routes to becoming a genetic counsellor in the UK
  • begin to understand the implications that genetic testing can have, including psychosocial and ethical considerations

For any questions about the course, please contact Sophie Marlowe. There is a £15.00 fee for this course.

Click this link for further details about the course.

Last updated on 20th October 2022

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