This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. The course is designed for all healthcare professionals working in primary care and specialist settings including oncology, breast care, gynae-oncology, gastroenterology and screening services. This course is taught by members of the cancer genetics team at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust who are passionate about patients and consists of six half day sessions between May to July.
Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of hereditary cancers and consent taking.
The course fee includes access to the Guy’s and St Thomas’ online module ‘Cancer Genomics: The Essentials’ and membership of their online SLACK community.
For more information and to book visit https://www.guysandstthomasevents.co.uk/virtual-cancer-genetics-course-2022/