Genetics & metabolism

Genetics and Metabolism provides services to over 5,000 patients annually through clinics and in-patient consultations. The range of patient care is broad, and is organized based on the reason and nature of the referral, as identified by the disciplines below.

The Genetics and Metabolism team is comprised of Medical Geneticists, Genetic Counsellors, Genetic Assistants and clerical staff. Each member plays an important and unique role, working together to ensure excellent patient care.

To learn more about each role, clink on the links below:

Training Programs
The Manitoba program in Genetics and Metabolism offers a five year residency in Medical Genetics through the Department of Post-Graduate Education in the Max Rady Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba. The program also plays a major role in the academic, clinical and research training of genetic counsellors in the Masters of Science in Genetic Counselling Program through the Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics in the Max Rady Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba.

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