Enrichment Rotations

The UConn Genetic Counseling graduate program plan of study includes a 10-week enrichment rotation to enhance the overall training of its graduate students. Often multi/interdisciplinary in nature, the rotation is designed to provide students with supplemental experiences not typically found within the core rotations.
Experiential opportunities will include

  • advocacy
  • digital medicine
  • patient support
  • community education
  • research and laboratory techniques
  • utilization review
  • other non-traditional fieldwork experiences.

Students within our current affiliate network will have access to clinics for

  • Huntington’s disease
  • osteogenesis imperfecta
  • Albright syndrome
  • craniofacial anomalies
  • cystic fibrosis
  • bleeding disorders
  • teratogen exposure
  • glycogen storage diseases

Other unique experiential opportunities can be found with

  • The All of Us Initiative, Middletown Community Health Center
  • My Gene Counsel, a digital counseling company
  • The University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities and Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental & Related Disabilities (LEND) program

Enrichment rotations are scheduled based on student interest and site availability.