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Genetic Counseling Toolkit for Students

Interesting in becoming a genetic counselor? Not sure where to start? We have you covered! Check out the resources below to learn more about the field and prepare for applications. Considering A Career In Genetic Counseling: What To Know, Read and Listen To Basics of Genetic Counseling Considering Genetic Counseling As A Career? Is A…

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“Demystifying Genetics” Podcast Guest Ellen Matloff

Our President/CEO, Ellen Matloff was a guest host on Austrailian Genetic Counselor Matthew Burgess’ podcast, “Demystifying Genetics” for a Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Awareness themed episode. Patients advocates join Matthew later in the program to share their experiences. Their discussion explored… The role of the genetic counselor and their role in the ordering and interpretation…

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Trailblazing Genetic Counselors Episode 18: Patient Experience Part II

This is the eighteenth installment in our series, “Trailblazing Genetic Counselors”, in which we highlight genetic counselors who are pioneers in the field. Genetic counselors are health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in the areas of medical genetics and counseling. Genetic counseling is a rapidly growing field offering professionals a wide range of…

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Trailblazing Genetic Counselors Episode 17: Patient Experience Part I

This is the seventeenth installment in our series, “Trailblazing Genetic Counselors”, in which we highlight genetic counselors who are pioneers in the field. Genetic counselors are health professionals with specialized graduate degrees and experience in the areas of medical genetics and counseling. Genetic counseling is a rapidly growing field offering professionals a wide range of…

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Advice for the Genetic Counseling Grad School Application Process

This is a guest post by our Communications Lead, Kira Dineen, check out the original post on DNA Today’s website which also features a half hour audio podcast episode where three fellow incoming genetic counseling graduate students discuss the application process. Learn the overall application timeline, cost of the process, preparing for applications, resources, prerequisites,…

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Genetic Counseling 2018 Professional Status Survey

The National Society of Genetic Counselors’ (NSGC) 2018 Professional Status Survey Reports have been released. In this blog post, we outline the highlights from the publically available Executive Summary. All of the graphics and information in this blog are directly from the Excutive Summary. Members of the NSGC have access to all the specific reports including Demographics and Methodology,…

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