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Open Houses, webinars and other informational events are available to help you explore the profession of genetic counseling and the UCSF GC Program. We hope you can join us.

Upcoming Events

November 20, 2023

Join UCSF 1st and 2nd year genetic counseling students for an informal session on applications. They will share their recent experiences and answer questions about the admissions process for genetic counseling programs.

October 25, 2023

GC Program Informational Webinar

Come learn what we’re all about     

Wednesday October 25, 2023

6:00-7:30 pm Pacific time


Register via QR code or

  Zoom links will be emailed to registrants the day of the webinar.

October 19, 2023

We're heading to Chicago for the NSGC Annual Conference! 

Alumni of UCSF/ CSU / UC Berkeley and UCSF GC Program Supporters, we'd love to see you! Please join us for some nibbles and a no-host bar. We'd appreciate it if you can let us know you are coming by clicking here.  

  • Thursday October 19, 2023                                                         
  • 7:00-9:00 pm
  • Cafe Bionda
    • 1924 South State Street
    • Chicago, IL
    • 312-313-6485


October 14, 2023

Explore a variety of health professions, including the BEST one, genetic counseling!

Drop by the UCSF booth to learn more about the UCSF Genetic Counseling Program and other programs of graduate study within the UCSF Graduate Division. GC Program leadership team members and current students will be on site to answer questions.

Registration by October 8, 2023 is required. Details about the conference and registration information may be found here:

October 3, 2023

Come visit us at the 2023 Genetic Counseling Virtual Career Fair to learn more about the UCSF program. We'd love to meet you, share all the aspects about our program that excite us and answer your questions.

  • Register for this free event using the QR code below or
  • UCSF Schedule (Pacific time)
    10:00-10:10         Welcome
    10:10-10:40         About UCSF followed by Q&A with Associate Director, Allyson Scott
    10:55-11:10         UCSF Fresno Opportunity and Q&A with Asst. Director, Jason Carmichael
     2:00-12:30          Admissions with Program Director, Cindy Morgan
    12:30-1:45           Meet current students
    1:45-2:00             Wrap-up and good byes

September 12 and 14, 2023

Curious about the genetic counseling profession? Wondering what a genetic counselor does? Join veteran UCSF cancer genetic counselors as they review the core elements of a genetic counseling session and then participate in a discussion about key points.

  • Tuesday, September 12, 2023         5:00-6:00 pm Pacific time
  • Thursday, September 14, 2023       2:00-3:00 Pacific time

Please pre-register using the QR code below or at:

Click here to find the Master Genetic Counselor series.