Within the LUMC, the Genetic Counseling section offers a study program for Clinical Geneticist (medical specialist). The duration of the program leading to recognition is four years and includes a component directly aimed at clinical genetic practice, a study program, a clinical internship of three months and two laboratory apprenticeships of three months each. The instructor within the LUMC is Dr. S.G. Kant and the acting instructor is Dr. E.K. Bijlsma.
In addition, the Genetic Counseling section participates in the study program for genetic consultants.