Professional Society of Genetic Counselors in Asia (PSGCA)
The Professional Society of Genetic Counselors in Asia is a special interest society and abides by the bylaws and constitution of the Asia Pacific Society of Human Genetics as it serves as the parent society.

The Society aims to promote quality genetic counseling services in Asia by fostering practice and curricular standards, research and continuing education. It will contribute to the expansion of knowledge base for genetic counselors through collaborative research, as well as actively participate in developing culturally appropriate policies as genomic technologies are incorporates in population-based and clinic-based health care delivery systems.

There are three membership categories:

A. Full membership shall be extended to:

a. any individual who holds a master's level graduate degree in genetic counseling
b. any individual who holds a diploma (1 year training) or certificate (<1 yr training) in genetic counseling from an accredited institution and should have at least 2 and 3 years of clinical experience, respectively, and should have been supervised by a medical geneticist. Provided, that the said diploma or certificate was obtained prior to June 2016. Thereafter, all full members should hold a master level graduate degree in genetic counseling.

Full members may attend all meetings of members, vote, and serve in the Board of Directors and serve as Chair of a committee.

B. Associate membership shall be extended to all applicants who are healthcare professionals whose qualifications does not meet the requirements for full memberships but whose interest focus on genetic counseling and in fostering the goals of the Society.

Associate members have all privileges of full members except they may not vote, or serve on any leadership role.

C. Student membership shall be extended to students enrolled in a genetic counseling training program offered by an accredited institution, as well as extended to students enrolled in other programs who are also interested in the field of genetic counseling.

Student members shall have all the privileges of full members, except they may not vote or serve in any leadership role with the exception of any group specifically chartered for students.

I. Member's General Information
First Name *
Given Name
Your answer
Middle Name
Your answer
Last Name *
Surname
Your answer
Title *
Required
Degrees *
Your answer
Nationality *
Your answer
Sex *
Required
II. Member's Contact Information
Office Address *
Include your department and institution name
Your answer
Home Address
Your answer
Office Telephone Number *
(country code)-(area code)-telephone number
Your answer
Home Telephone Number
(country code)-(area code)-telephone number
Your answer
Email address *
Your answer
Alternate email address
Your answer
III. Member's Affiliation and Interest
Primary Affiliation *
Required
Appointment/ Position Held *
Your answer
Practice Area *
Required
Special Interest
Please include here your expertise and research interests
Your answer
IV. Membership Classification
For year 2015, membership dues are waived pending the approval of fees by the duly elected Board of Directors.
*
V. Membership in Other Professional Societies
List full name of Societies and title of office held (if applicable)
Your answer
VI. Member's Declaration
I hereby declare that information given is correct. I hereby apply as a full/associate/student member and agree to fully abide by the Constitution of the Society *
Required
Submit
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
This form was created inside of University of the Philippines. Report Abuse - Terms of Service - Additional Terms