The Heart Institute at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center are seeking a motivated and energetic genetic counselor (GC) to join a well-established cardiovascular genetics team with two cardiovascular genetic counselors (one associate professor and one senior level GC) within the Heart Institute. The team provides services across the lifespan for a variety of cardiovascular indications. Patients are seen in collaboration with multidisciplinary teams like the Fetal Heart Program, Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic and Familial Heart Rhythm Clinic and independently in the Heart Institute Genetic Counseling Clinic. Opportunities for expanding clinical services and service delivery models are supported with a new collaboration with regional medical examiner’s offices for cases of sudden cardiac death and provision of genetic counseling via telehealth. There is a strong cardiovascular genetic counseling research program with opportunities for mentorship and collaborations across the division and institution including the Heart Institute Research Core, Heart Institute Data Repository, Discover Together Biobank, Genetics Diagnostic Laboratories, and University of Cincinnati Genetic Counseling Graduate Program. Applicants at all experience levels with emerging or established research agendas in cardiovascular genetics and genetic counseling services preferred. A strong commitment to excellence in education and graduate training is also required.
For further information about the position or working at CCHMC, please contact Uma Sivaprasad, PhD, Scientist Recruiter at – email@example.com
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution
·Master Genetic Counseling OR equivalent
·Certification by the American Board of Medical Genetics OR Certification by the American Board of Genetic Counseling OR eligible for certification
Internal Number: 112854, 112858, 112859
About Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati Children’s, a nonprofit academic medical center, is one of the oldest and most distinguished pediatric hospitals in the US. In addition to serving the health care needs of infants, children, & adolescents, Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation is the largest pediatric research program in the Midwest, conducting basic, translational, and clinical research. We are among the top children's hospitals nationally in funds received from the NIH. Cincinnati Children's also serves as the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine's Department of Pediatrics and hosts several of UC's graduate programs: Molecular & Developmental Biology (MS/PhD), Immunobiology (MS/PhD), Genetic Counseling (MS), and Biomedical Informatics (PhD).
Cincinnati Children’s is a respected part of the broader, and very vibrant, Cincinnati community. With a thriving arts scene, numerous festivals celebrating music and food, a passionate fan following for our college and professional sports teams, and a variety of opportunities for outdoor activities, our region is truly a great place to work and live.