The program's internationally distinguished faculty of more than 40 professors, lecturers and instructor is committed to leading the field in the diagnosis and treatment of genetic diseases, comprehensive and compassionate genetic counseling, and excellence in education. It exceeds the practice-based competencies of the American Board of Genetic Counseling and is approved by this board.
The Department of Molecular Genetics offers a Master of Science Program in Genetic Counselling in collaboration with the Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics in the Department of Paediatrics of the Hospital for Sick Children and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto.
Our internationally distinguished faculty is committed to:
The review process includes consideration of applications that have not met minimum requirements, though fulfillment is strongly advised.
Interviews will be conducted in March and April. The two day interview process involves an orientation session a tour of the Hospital for Sick Children, and the formal interview. During this process interviewees are invited to attend educational activities and have an informal lunch with students in the program.
The selected candidates will be notified on the Universal Acceptance Date; all ABGC accredited programs notify applicants of their admission status on the same day, currently the end of April or the beginning of May. Four students will be accepted per year.
Chair, Department of Molecular Genetics
Graduate Program Administrator