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Genetic Counselor
Ref No.: 17-00421
Category: Biotechnology
Location: Chicago, Illinois


Responsibilities:
• Analyzes intake information
• Provides genetic counseling, completes appropriate paperwork, and communicates results
• Contributes to the quality/development of clinical services
• Responsible for comprehensive counseling services, communication of results, documentation to physicians and patients, and contributing to the quality/development of our genetic counseling program
• Additional opportunities for professional growth include abstracts and publications, physician education and other projects
• Opportunity to work independently while being supported by our team of MD geneticists and genetic counseling managers
• Genetic Counselors have access to the expertise of a nation-wide organization of medical geneticists, biochemical and molecular geneticists, and over 100 counseling colleagues


Requirements:
• MA/MS in Human Genetics/Genetic Counseling
• ABGC/ABMG certification or active candidate status required
• Ability to obtain licensure prior to start date required