University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences/Washington Regional Hospital
Little Rock, Arkansas and Fayetteville, Arkansas
Opening for ABGC Board-Certified/Eligible genetic counselor. We are looking for a highly-motivated, energetic, and mature counselor for our very busy prenatal diagnosis program that serves the entire state of Arkansas. Patients are referred for a variety of reasons including AMA, abnormal screening results, family histories, infertility issues, teratogen exposures, fetal echocardiography, and ultrasound anomalies.
The counselor would be expected to see patients in our clinics at the University clinics in Little Rock and at one of our outreach clinics in Fayetteville. He/She would work closely with 5 MFM physicians, nurses, sonographers, office staff, and other genetic counselors. The counselor would also be expected to serve as a liaison to other healthcare providers, participate in research interests, and provide lectures at the University and to the community. He/she would also have the opportunity to learn telemedicine.
UAMS has an ABGC-accredited Master of Science program in Genetic Counseling. The counselor will be expected to participate in the clinical supervision of these students and will be welcome to participate in other aspects of their training.
Little Rock is a small and welcoming southern city, with plenty of different activities for all interests, in particular, the outdoor-enthusiast.
For more information, please contact the following:
Master’s in Genetic Counseling or related field with ABGC or ABMG certification/eligibility
Board certified by the American Board of Genetic Counselors (ABGC) or the American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG) OR granted Active Candidate Status by the ABGC OR eligible to apply for Active Candidate Status by the ABGC [Will need to apply for state licensure in Arkansas when available]
New graduates welcome to apply.
Internal Number: 61171
About University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is Arkansas' only comprehensive academic health center with outreach programs operating in every county and a regional campus in Northwest Arkansas.
In addition to our hospital and clinics, UAMS includes five colleges and a graduate school, eight Area Health Education Centers and seven institutes of excellence. With our wide range of influence, UAMS is impacting the health care of Arkansans now and in the future.