Title: Genetic Counsellor, Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics
Designations: M.Sc., CGC
Cara is an ABGC-certified genetic counsellor who completed her M.Sc. in Genetic Counselling at The University of British Columbia in 2018. She joined the Department of Genetic Counselling at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in June 2018. She was certified in Genetic Counselling by the American Board of Genetic Counseling in 2019. Cara sees patients and families for a variety of paediatric genetic conditions, including patients with and at risk for cancer predisposition syndromes. She provides clinical supervision and course instruction in the University of Toronto M.Sc. Program in Genetic Counselling.
- 2014–2016: M.Sc. Student, Department of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON
- 2016–2018: M.Sc. Student, Department of Medical Genetics, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
- 2018–Present: Genetic Counsellor, Department of Genetic Counselling, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON