She completed her Master’s in Genetic Counselling from Université de Montréal in 2009. Since then, she has worked as a genetic counsellor at Sainte-Justine Hospital in prenatal and pediatric genetics. She was the regional coordinator for the Canadian genetic counselling awareness week in 2012 and 2013. She is president of the Quebec Association of Genetic Counsellors since 2013. She can be reached at the following address: email@example.com to obtain more information about the QAGC, about genetic counselling or for any other inquiry.
Laura Nuñez is a genetic counsellor currently working at the Department of Genetic Medicine at the CHUM. She obtained her first master’s degree in research in human genetics before completing her 2nd Master’s degree in genetic counseling at McGill University. After graduation, she worked with the Genetics team at the University Hospital of Sherbrooke and at the Quebec Coalition of Orphan Diseases (RQMO). After being certified by the Canadian Association of Genetic Counselors, she joined the genetics team at CHUM where she works with patients and their families affected by hereditary predispositions to cancer and neurogenetic diseases.