Genetic Counselling

What is a Genetic Counsellor?

The Association of Genetic Nurses and Counsellors is an organisation representing Genetics Associates, Nurses, Counsellors and other non-medical staff working within Clinical Genetics.

Further information can be found on their website 

Further information on what the role is about and pathways to this career can be found by downloading the leaflet below.

Download leaflet here


How do I train to become a Genetic Counsellor?

Currently there are three universities that offer taught masters in Genetic Counselling. Please find further details from the links below:

Cardiff University

University of Manchester

University of Glasgow