Program Curriculum

Clinical Genetics Responsibilities

Perform literature searches, dictations, counseling letters & follow-ups on assigned cases. (see schedule for specifics)


Laboratory Exposure


Consult Service

  • 12 months per year



  • Departmental Journal Club & Departmental Seminar
  • Genetics Grand Rounds
  • Genetics Clinic Conferences
  • Opportunity to attend one National Genetics Meeting per year



  • Essentials of Medical Genetics
  • Eukaryotic Genetics
  • Mechanisms of Disease
  • Optional Opportunity for Clinical Research Training


Research or Special Focus Projects

  • Three months per year    
  • Additional research years an option



  • Present Grand Rounds—minimum twice a year
  • Develop and execute a research project under mentorship of departmental faculty and present at a Wednesday Departmental Seminar