OBGY6600: Specialised Module - Genetic Counselling

Master of Medical Sciences (MMedSci)

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, LKS Faculty of Medicine

Information Session [pdf]

Pamphlet of OBGY6600 [pdf]

Module 1: Understanding Rick Calculation and Principle of Genetic Counselling (20 hrs)

Coordinator: Dr Mary Tang (Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology)


This module introduces the students to the principles of genetic counseling. Topics covered include mode of inheritance, counselling theory, interviewing techniques and administrative skills in genetic counselling. The module will also include practical sessions to master the skills for counselling children and adults with genetic disorders.