The Genetic Counselor 2 | 3 will be shared jointly between the Comprehensive Cancer Center and Cancer Care Network, performing the full range of clinical genetic counseling duties under supervision. These include providing cancer risk assessment, genetic testing, and communication of results to patients and clinicians via pre- and post-test genetic counseling; providing follow up care; and making appropriate recommendations and referrals for ongoing medical management.
In addition, The Genetic Counselor assists in research for publication and/or presentation; provides public and health professional education; and/or assists in the training of genetic counseling students, medical students, residents, and postdoctoral fellows.
Master's degree in clinical Genetic Counseling from an accredited training program.
Eligible or board certified in Genetic Counseling by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) or the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ABMGG).
Licensed or temporarily licensed as a Genetic Counselor by the state of California.
Ability to apply knowledge from the areas of cancer genetics and other related medical specialties.
Demonstrated counseling skill and ability to provide genetic counseling with minimal supervision.
One year of genetic counseling experience.
Previous genetic counseling experience with cancer patient population.
Experience with telemedicine.
**For Genetic Counselor 3**
Board certified in Genetic Counseling by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) or the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ABMGG).
Licensed as a Genetic Counselor by the state of California.
Two years of demonstrated professional experience in genetic counseling and advanced level knowledge.
Ability to maintain an independent clinical practice.
Ability to travel to off-site meetings that may extend beyond one day
THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
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