Rachel Williams

Cancer Genetic Counsellor & Network Clinical Lead, and Conjoint Associate Lecturer


Rachel Williams is the Prince of Wales Hospital Hereditary Cancer Clinic Senior Cancer Genetic Counsellor and Network Clinical Lead. Her role involves professional and clinical supervision of cancer genetic counsellors; research in cancer genetics and psychosocial implications; supervision and teaching student genetic counsellors, medical students, volunteers and work experience students.

Rachel is also a Conjoint Associate Lecturer, UNSW; Member of HGSA and ASGC; has Professional Certification in Genetic Counselling (Cancer Genetics) (HGSA); Member of NSW Oncology Group in Cancer Genetics; Member eviQ Cancer Genetics Reference Committee; co­-author of 10 peer reviewed publications, member of the Lowy Biorepository Specimen Access Committee; member of NSW Genetic Information System Application Advisory group. She is a past member of NSW & ACT Hereditary Bowel Cancer Register Advisory Committee and State (NSW) Representative for Genetic Counsellors (ASGC).