Shruti Mathur

Certified Genetic Counselor (BGC-India)

M.Sc., PG Cert. Genetic Counseling

Qualification:

  • P.G. Cert. (Genetic Counseling, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, India)
  • M. Sc. (Biotechnology, Jamia Millia University, Delhi, India)
  • B. Sc. (Life Sciences, Delhi University, Delhi, India)

Expertise:

  • Interpretation of family and medical histories to assess the chance of disease occurrence or recurrence.
  • Education about inheritance, testing, management, prevention, resources and research.
  • Counseling to promote informed choices and adaptation to the risk or condition.

Key Credentials:

  • Certification from Board of Genetic Counseling- India (BGC-I)

Area of Interest:

  • Cancer Genetics
  • Neurogenetics
  • Pediatric Genetics
  • Prenatal Genetics
  • Hematology Genetics

Talks and Presentation:

  • Arbiter in a debate titled ‘Genetic Screening in young breast cancer patients is mandatory Debate: for and against’, ENDOSURG, March 2019, AIIMS
  • Genetic Counseling for Hereditary Cancers, Update in Oncology – X, February 2019, Ganga Ram Hospital, Delhi
  • Hereditary Conditions: Testing and Genetic Counseling, September 2018, HCG
  • ‘Multigene Testing for Ovarian Cancer: Clinical Utility and Genetic Counseling’, May,2018, Apollo Hospital, Delhi
  • Hereditary Breast Cancer Awareness, ASOMAcon, October 2017, AIIMS
  • ‘Role of Genetics in Cancer’, ENDOSURG,March 2019, AIIMS, Delhi
  • Panel Discussion, Breast Cancer Survivor Meet, October 2018, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Hospital
  • Genetic counselling in hereditary cancers, October 2018, Medanta Hospital,
  • Panel Discussion, A complete health workshop, Cheers to Life, September 2019. Delhi