The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) has an immediate opening for a full-time Board Certified/Board Eligible Clinical Genetic Counselor. The position will be located in the Greenville office of the Greenwood Genetic Center. This candidate would join a team of 3 clinical geneticists and 4 genetic counselors.
The Clinical Genetic Counselor position will primarily involve genetic education, assessment of risks and psychosocial status, immediate and ongoing support for families, discussion of testing options and coordination, visit preparation and documentation in an EHR system, interpretation of laboratory results and communication of findings. The candidate will have the opportunity to participate in educational programs, student training, statewide genetic case review, development of new programs as well as revamping existing programs and research projects. The counselor will work primarily with pediatric and adult patients in the general clinic, but will also likely participate in some prenatal and metabolic clinics. Cancer clinic is less likely but also a possibility.
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A Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling is required, and applicants must be Board Certified/Eligible by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. Entry level and experienced candidates are encouraged to apply.
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About Greenwood Genetic Center
The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) is a nonprofit institution founded in 1974 providing clinical genetic services, diagnostic laboratory testing, educational programs and research in the field of medical genetics. The primary research and testing focus is on intellectual disability, autism and birth defects; however our clinicians serve patients with a variety of genetic disorders across the lifespan.Our faculty and staff are committed to the goal of developing and providing preventive and curative therapies for the individuals and families they serve. GGC extends its reach as a resource to all residents of South Carolina with satellite offices in Charleston,Columbia,Florence and Greenville.