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Genetika (Lithuania)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Generic category in Annex V: Medical genetics (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    Law on medical practise

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Gydytojas genetikas pacientams su genetiniais sutrikimais nustato ir aiškina specifinių genetinių laboratorinių tyrimų (biocheminių, chromosomų analizės ir DNR analizės) rezultatus. Genetikos srityje konsultuoja modeliuodamas įvairias situacijas, apskaičiuoja ir įvertina riziką bei teikia pasiūlymus dėl prevencinių priemonių ir gydymo.


    Indicates and interprets the results of specific genetic laboratory examinations (biochemical, chromosome analysis and DNA analysis) for patients with genetic disorders. Performs genetic consultations on different model situations, calculates and estimates risks, and makes proposals for preventive measures and treatment.

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