As the leading voice of our profession, the goal of OAGC-ACGO is to promote equitable access to high quality genetic counselling services for Ontarians.
To advocate for skilled and high-quality genetic counselling services in Ontario, delivered by board-certified genetic counsellors.
To pursue regulation of the genetic counselling profession in Ontario with the goals of protecting the public from harm, securing title protection for genetic counsellors, and promoting safer, more accessible genomic health care.
To promote and facilitate the development of a strong professional identity among Ontario certified genetic counsellors.
GENETIC AND GENOMIC EXPERTISE
To serve as subject matter experts in the field of genetics and genomics for healthcare providers, policy makers, and the population at large.