MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS21 1181 Biomedical Ethics for the Genetic Counselor

Lunstroth, Rebecca; Murphy, Lauren One semester hour. Fall, annually. Grading System: Pass or Fail. Prerequisite: none

This course provides a foundation for navigating biomedical ethics topics likely to be encountered during genetic counseling training and practice, including issues relevant to clinical, research and industry based genetic counselors. The course is case based and primarily student led. This course will be coordinated and primarily facilitated by the course directors.  Genetic counseling faculty and outside guest speakers will also participate on occasion.