Closing act of the Master in Genetic Counselling

The symposium ?Genetic Counsellor: a profession needed?, which was held on 25th June in the Biology Faculty at Pompeu Fabra University, marked the end of the first edition of IDEC\'s Master in Genetic Counselling.

The closing ceremony was led by Luis A. Pérez Jurado, Director of the master\'s, Pau Verrié, General Director of IDEC and José Sánchez Toledo, Head of the Oncology Department at Hospital Vall d\'Hebron.

Professionals from the genetics sector spoke of the need for the position of genetic counsellor. For their part, the attending graduates presented the research work they had done as part of their master\'s.