Skip to content

kira dineen

Ellen Matloff Guest on Genetics Podcasts

Posts Tagged ‘kira dineen’

Ellen Matloff Guest on Genetics Podcasts

October has been a very busy month for My Gene Counsel! Our BRCA1 and BRCA2 product line officially launched last week and consumers may now sign up! We were invited to attend the Genetic Health Information Network Summit in Nashville, TN earlier in the month. Our CEO, Ellen Matloff, is speaking at the National Organization of Rare Disease…

Read More

Ellen Matloff on DNA Today Podcast

Ellen Matloff, President/CEO, joins our Communications Lead, Kira Dineen, on her genetics podcast, DNA Today. In this episode, they discuss direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing including: DTC test types available to consumers Difference between medical-grade and DTC genetic tests Accuracy of DTC genetic tests What to know before choosing a DTC test Examples of when a DTC…

Read More

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,…

Read More

#NSGCGenePool Second Annual Tweetchat

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has launched the second year of its NSGC Digital Ambassador Program. This program highlights advocates and providers in the genetics field who raise awareness about the role of genetic counseling and promote their shared interest across their networks. The group consists of 15 influencers, including our President/CEO, Ellen Matloff,…

Read More

Women In Science: Remembering Henrietta Lacks

Jackson Laboratory has launched a new blog series “Women In Science” highlighting the achievements of women geneticists, celebrating not only their contributions to science but also remembering their struggles navigating what was, for many of them, a non-traditional career. This is the second installment in the series by our Communication Lead, Kira Dineen. Check out the…

Read More