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Renal Genetics SIG


The Renal Genetics SIG aims to build and promote a community of genetic counselors with a specialty and/or interest in renal genetics by increasing the visibility and accessibility of GCs to the nephrology community, providers and patients.


  • Provide access to a listserv (email) discussion group for peer consultation, networking, support, research/practice developments and other topics regarding renal genetics
  • Promote the integration of genetic counseling into nephrology practice
  • Compile, develop and distribute educational materials and resources for healthcare providers, students, patients and the public
  • Develop and implement research ideas

Renal SIG Pocket Guide 


Current Members: Access the Renal SIG community (including the Renal Discussion Forum and SIG Documents) here.

Join Now: To add this SIG to your NSGC membership, please visit your My NSGC profile. From the Membership tab, select the "Join A SIG" option and select the SIG(s) you would like to join. You will then be able to pay online or print an invoice to mail with a check.


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