The University of Washington offers three training programs in Medical and Human Genetics:
Residency in Clinical Medical Genetics — open only to MDs or DOs and leading to completion of requirements to sit the Board Examination in Clinical Medical Genetics offered by the American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG);
Fellowship training in Clinical Molecular Genetics, Clinical Cytogenetics, and Clinical Biochemical Genetics — open to individuals who have completed doctoral training, usually in biological sciences or medicine;
Postdoctoral positions in human and medical genetics. (See below for more details.)
As of 2011, Medical Genetics will begin using ERAS and NRMP for those applying for the two-year categorical genetics training program. ERAS will open in July and applications will be accepted August - October. The following documents are required:
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