Shortage of Genetic Counselors in Face of Growing Need

Shortage of Genetic Counselors in Face of Growing Need

Medscape
Damian McNamara
March 13, 2017

Expansion of genetic counseling services into all fields of medicine could help alleviate a growing crisis caused by two realities: the shortage of genetic counseling professionals; and the explosion in the number of patients seeking interpretation of test results in this era of precision medicine.

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