The consultant geneticist is in charge of diagnosing patients, and identifying the genetic basis of their disease. He also runs a research group identifying novel causes of disease. He is in charge, and has rather a lot to do!
The consultant geneticist is at the top of his career, he has a medical degree, a decade of training and a lot of experience!
Find out what some of our geneticists research here https://medgen.medschl.cam.ac.uk/research/groups/