The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university’s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
This position reports to (supervisor): Susan Hayflick, MD
The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university’s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service. This position is under the supervision of the Chair of the Department of Molecular and Medical Genetics
The Department of Molecular & Medical Genetics has an immediate opening for a full-time (1.0 FTE) clinical genetic counselor specializing in cancer genetics. The selected candidate will join our team of two full-time genetic counselors and medical geneticist specializing in cancer genetics, and be actively involved in the expansion of cancer genetic counseling services.
The counselor will participate in overall coordination of care including intake, assessment, counseling, test coordination, and follow-up. Our genetic counselors are involved in several multidisciplinary clinics, working in partnership with oncologists, surgeons, gastroenterologists, endocrinologists, pathologists, and medical geneticists in our NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. In addition to direct patient care, our clinical genetic counselors serve a primary role in education to medical trainees, genetic counseling students and other health care providers. Participation in research and publication is also encouraged.
Qualified candidate will have a Master's degree in Human Genetics/Genetic Counseling from an ABGC accredited training program and will be Board Certified or an Active Candidate through the ABMG or ABGC.
Internal Number: IRC87430
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