Genetic Scientists-Genetic Counsellors

What Is It

Many a diseases are transferred genetically to future generations.Genetic counselors gather information regarding a person's genetic legacy to accurately diagnose a disorder, assess the risk of recurrence and provide advice for informed decision-making.

Qualification

10+2 with science, MBBS and masters/ PhD genetic counseling or clinical genetics.

Scope

Hospitals and clinics and rehabilitations centers hire their services. They may opt for individual practice.