Vanderbilt University Medical Center is seeking a full-time Genetic Counselor to join the faculty in the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine to provide reproductive genetic counseling at Vanderbilt Center for Women’s Health locations and the Fetal Center at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. The successful candidate should be eager, motivated and passionate about reproductive genetic counseling. The preferred candidate should have good communication skills and enjoy collaboration with patients and colleagues.
About the position
Provide reproductive genetic counseling in a supportive setting.
Participate in teaching learners at all levels, cultural backgrounds, and languages, including students, and health care providers. Active participation in the Masters in Genetic Counseling Training Program will be encouraged.
Collaborate with researchers interested in maximizing patient experience and pursuing evidence based medicine.
Joining a multidisciplinary team of eleven Maternal Fetal Medicine physicians, nurse practitioners, and four genetic counselors.
Competitive salary offered. Excellent benefits including tuition benefit for employees, spouses, and dependent children.
Master’s Degree in Genetic Counseling or its equivalent with eligibility for Tennessee licensure through ABGC certification or having active candidate status
At least 1 year of employment as a Genetic Counselor preferred; however, new graduates also encouraged to apply.
In the 2018 edition of America’s Best Hospitals of the U.S. News and World Report Vanderbilt University Medical Center had 10 out of a possible 16 specialty programs ranked among the top 50 in the nation in their field, along with another 2 specialties and 8 procedures being noted as “high performing.” Obstetrics and Gynecology ranked 8th.
The Monroe Carrell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt achieved national rankings for 10 out of 10 of its pediatric specialties in the latest U.S. News’ and World Report.
Vanderbilt University is committed to principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action.
Internal Number: 20191
About Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is among the nation’s premier institutions of academic medicine. The Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks and many other places where we take care of patients throughout the region. Over the past 138 years, we’ve grown into a world-class enterprise. Our staff, faculty and students are driven to make a difference for people through education, discovery, innovation and patient care.