The goal of the Department of Genetic & Genomics is to integrate basic research in
genetics and genomics with cutting-edge translational research as well as train the
next generation of geneticists to improve human health and provide state of the art
medical genetics care, novel therapeutics and prevention strategies for the UAE community.
The mission of the department is focused on three major domains: education, research
and providing clinical services in the field of clinical genetics and genomics for
the UAE community.