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415.851.92 SUPERVISED CLINICAL ROTATIONS: GENETIC COUNSELING

Department:
Health Behavior and Society
Term:
3rd term
Credits:
variable credit
Academic Year:
2014 - 2015
Location:
NIH - Bethesda, MD
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Pass/Fail
Contact:
Lori Erby
Course Instructor:

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Prerequisite:

Must be enrolled in ScM in Genetic Counseling Program

Description:

Clinical placements in adult, pediatric, and prenatal genetic centers in the Baltimore-Washington area provide opportunity to learn about genetic conditions by their impact on individuals and their families, and about roles of the genetic counselor. Individual rotations are scheduled to achieve a wide range of clinical experiences.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate skills required to practice in a clinical genetic counseling setting
  2. Critique developing counseling skills
Methods of Assessment:

Student evaluation based on preceptor evaluation.

Enrollment Restriction:

Must be enrolled in ScM in Genetic Counseling program

Instructor Consent:

No consent required