Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine
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Education and Training
Elective Rotations in Genetics
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The Division of Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine provides opportunities for pre-doctoral and post-doctoral training through the following programs:

  • ABMG accredited Clinical Molecular Genetics Training: Broad training in molecular genetics and opportunities to develop research skills. This two-year program meets the requirements of the ABMG and is offered through the Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology Department.
  • Post-doctoral Research Fellowship: A grant-driven program that includes selected faculty from the Division of Genetics. Mentors have worked with Post-doctoral Fellows on Endocrinology, Cardiology, Hematology, and other training grants.
  • Better Outcomes of Lysosomal Disease (BOLD) Fellow: A training program that focuses on clinical management and improvement of outcomes in the care of individuals with lysosomal storage disorders and inborn errors of metabolism. This is a two–year program for advanced practice registered nurses.

We also offer elective opportunities for our pediatric, internal medicine pediatrics (med-peds), and specialty services residents. Learn about this rotation designed to expose residents to the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of genetic disorders: Elective Rotations in Genetics for undergraduate students, genetic counseling students, medical students, and resident physicians.

Our division also provides clinical training for Genetic Counseling students in accredited ABGC master's degree programs.

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