Ph.D. in Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics

Graduate students at UAB enter the Graduate Biomedical Sciences program, which comprises eight interdisciplinary themes. The main goal of the Genetics, Genomics and Bioinformatics (GGB) theme is to provide students with an outstanding, flexible, didactic doctoral training experience to prepare them for independent and innovative careers in research.

We emphasize a broad approach to the fundamental principles of genetics and genomics, as well as bioinformatics and computational sciences.

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Master of Science in Genetic Counseling

UAB's Master of Science in Genetic Counseling Program is a joint effort between the Department of Genetics and the Department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences in the School of Health Professions. Genetic counselors are health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in areas of medical genetics and counseling.

The program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council of Genetic Counseling.

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