• MBBS / MD / MS / DNB / DMRD / DCH


  • 1 Year

Course Objective

The course objective for Clinical Genetics Fellowship focuses on imparting comprehensive expertise in genetic medicine. This program covers advanced genetics and genomics, emphasizing their clinical applications. Participants delve into molecular genetics, inheritance patterns, and genetic variations while mastering technologies like next-gen sequencing. They learn to diagnose, manage, and counsel individuals with genetic conditions and collaborate with multidisciplinary teams. Ethical implications of genetic testing and personalized patient care are central to the curriculum.

Course Description

  • Introduction to Genetics Covers foundational concepts in genetics, including molecular mechanisms and inheritance patterns.
  • Clinical Applications Explores how genetics is applied in diagnosing, managing, and counseling individuals and families affected by genetic disorders.
  • Technological Training Provides hands-on experience with advanced technologies such as next-generation sequencing and bioinformatics tools.
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration Emphasizes teamwork between geneticists, clinicians, counselors, and researchers for comprehensive patient care.
  • Ethical Considerations Examines the ethical, legal, and social implications of genetic testing and counseling.
  • Personalized Care Approach Focuses on tailoring patient care based on individual genetic profiles.
  • Research and Innovation Encourages fellows to engage in research initiatives for new therapies, diagnostic tools, and advancements in the field.

Career Opportunities

The Clinical Genetics Fellowship equips individuals with specialized expertise in genetics and its clinical applications. This intensive program prepares participants for a spectrum of career opportunities in the healthcare and research sectors. Graduates often pursue roles as clinical geneticists, genetic counselors, laboratory directors, or researchers in academic institutions, hospitals, diagnostic laboratories, or biotech companies.

Fee Structure

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