Postgraduate Training Pathway
The GMC-approved postgraduate training
for clinical genetics is available.
Trainees can complete either two levels of
core medical training, the acute care common stem in acute medicine
(ACCS) or basic paediatric training and can then enter clinical
genetics training at ST3 level.*
The JRCPTB has detailed information on
Length of training
The indicative length of specilaty training
for clinical genetics is six years.
MBBS or equivalent medical
MRCP (UK) or MRCPCH or equivalent.
person specification for clinical genetics is available.
* This information is correct at the time
of writing. Full and accurate details of training pathways are
available from medical royal colleges, deaneries or the