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Genetics Fellowship Programme

Cancer Genomic Medicine Fellowship Programme

Objectives

• One-year fellowship program

• Know the principles of human genetics and human cancer genetics in the patient care setting

• Diagnose, manage and counsel patients with genetic disorders

• Recognise cancer genetic traits in families and in cancer genetic differential diagnoses

• Identify and perform molecular techniques for genetic analysis and interpretation

• Be familiar with the utilisation of genomic alterations in selecting targeted therapies


Eligibility

• MBBS

• Any subspecialty that cares for hereditary cancers is eligible (Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, General Surgery, Endocrinology etc)


Training Plan

• Attend clinics with cancer genetic counseling team

• Attend grand rounds

• Participate in clinical conferences where available

• Participate in tumor boards

• Mentored research training in genetics