MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS11 1174 Advanced Clinical Rotation in Genetic Counseling

Czerwinski, Jennifer; Singletary, Claire. Four semester hours. Spring, Summer, Fall, annually. Grading System: Pass or Fail. Prerequisite: Introductory Clinical Rotation - Genetic Counseling

This course provides genetic counseling students with the opportunity to provide the majority of the genetic counseling during sessions, focusing on refining their clinical counseling skills and further developing their psychosocial counseling skills. Students are encouraged to tackle even the most complex cases coupled with appropriate supervisor support. At the conclusion of the advanced rotations, students will be expected to be fully trained genetic counselors. Genetic counseling students in their second year are eligible for this course.