Emory Healthcare/Emory University Genetic Counselor I in Atlanta, Georgia
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Provides genetic counseling services to individuals and families according to established practices, policies and procedures within the context of the department's genetic clinics and programs, including, but not limited to, general genetics clinics, metabolic disease clinics, specialty clinics, prenatal/preconception clinics, cancer risk assessment clinics, outreach clinics, Newborn Screening program, Nutrition Program, Lysosomal Storage Disease Program, and Infusion Center.
Supports genetic laboratory operations through coordination of diagnostic lab testing, result reporting and consultation with patients and clients.
Assists with training students, interns, residents, fellows and volunteers.
May participate in genetic research initiatives.
Performs related responsibilities as required.
ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS:
- This position is a one (1) year fellowship program.
Master's degree in Genetic Counseling from an accredited ABGC training program.
Board eligible as a Genetic Counselor by the American Board of Genetic Counseling.
Board Certification required within 3 years of hire date in order to maintain employment in this position.
- Masters in Genetic Counseling or equivalent from accredited genetic counseling program by start date.
NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.
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Job Number 81401
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division School Of Medicine
Department SOM: Hum Gen: Medical Genetics
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
Job Category Clinical & Nursing Support
Campus Location (For Posting) : City Atlanta
Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
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