Genetics Training overview

Washington University in St. Louis offers training programs in Clinical Genetics and Genomics, Medical Biochemical Genetics, Laboratory Genetics and Genomics and Molecular Genetic Pathology. With a long history of excellence and leadership in advancing human health through best clinical care, innovative research and the education of tomorrow’s leaders, Washington University in St. Louis provides an exceptional educational experience, with a variety of clinical and research-focused training opportunities. Please follow the links below for further information on these programs.


Residency and fellowship opportunities towards board-certification in Clinical Genetics and Medical Biochemical Genetics

Genetic counseling

Master’s degree program in genetic counseling towards board certification by the American Board of Genetic Counseling


Fellowship training to direct the operations of a clinical cytogenetic, cytogenomic or molecular diagnostic laboratory

T32 Research

Postdoctoral research training program in genomic medicine