Screening midwives and senior nurses looking to expand their knowledge may want to register for the next Gateway to Genetic Counselling course, part of the Cambridge Genomic Medicine Programme.
Dr Gemma Chandratillake
Dr Gemma Chandratillake is the Education and Training Lead for the East of England Genomic Medicine Centre and Director of the Gateway to Genetic Counselling course, part of the Cambridge Genomic Medicine Programme.
Did you know that if you are a senior registered nurse or midwife, you may be able to transition to a career as a genetic counsellor? You can do this by completing a short course or by completing a master’s degree.
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