Mini Med School - 2016 Genetic Counselling banner

This series will provide insight into the world of genetic counselling. Learn how genetic counsellors are helping to lead the integration of genetics into patient care across all specialties of medicine. Presented by Dr. Jehannine Austin, Mini Med School Dean.

The course curriculum has been designed to give a basic understanding of genetic counselling while exploring the up to-the-minute biomedical research, clinical applications and social/ ethical implications related to the field. Course content has been designed for students in grades 10-12.

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Mini Med School Program:

Mini Med School is a health science youth outreach and public education program that takes a unique approach and has the reputation of being “anything but mini”.

This popular series uses big ideas, big discoveries and big names to engage high school students, teachers and the general public in learning and discussion about health research topics.