Pediatric Genetic Counselor (A Full-Time Position): Available Now
The Division of Medical Genetics at the University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) in Jackson is seeking a full-time board-eligible/board-certified genetic counselor. Responsibilities will include working in the General Clinical Genetics clinic and practicing in the Genetic Counseling clinic.
The Division of Medical Genetics is housed within the Department of Pediatrics at UMMC, in support of the only children’s hospital in Mississippi. The Division consists of one board-certified clinical geneticist, one board-certified metabolic geneticist, three board-certified genetic counselors, a nurse practitioner, a metabolic dietitian, and administrative support staff including a genetic counseling assistant.
After certification, all genetic counselors hold faculty positions in the School of Medicine, and salary compensation is commensurate with regional data from the NSGC Professional Status Survey.
Information on UMMC: http://www.umc.edu/
Information on Mississippi: http://mississippibelieveit.com/home/
Information on Jackson, MS: http://www.jacksonms.gov/home/index.php
All interested applicants should send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a list of references to Emily Boothe, certified genetic counselor.