The Department of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine is currently recruiting one full time BC/BE clinical genetic counselor for their Adult Genetics clinics in Houston, TX to provide genetic counseling to patients with a personal or family history of cancer and general adult genetic conditions.
Provide genetic counseling for adults with a broad range of genetic conditions, including (but not limited to) cancer (~60%), cardiac, and neurologic conditions.
Dynamic clinical practice including Medical Geneticists and Genetic Counselors providing comprehensive genetic services. Clinical support also provided by a full time Clinic Coordinator, Medical Assistant, and Administrative Assistant.
Significant opportunity for training and supervising genetic counseling students in the Baylor College of Medicine Genetic Counselor Training Program, if interested.
Numerous opportunities for teaching medical students and residents, if interested.
Abundant opportunities to participate in research, if interested.
Telecommuting is allowed during part of the week.
The preferred candidate should have good communication skills and enjoy collaboration with patients and colleagues.
Houston, the 4th largest city in the country, offers an outstanding quality of life with low cost of living and a wide range of activities from cultural to sporting events.
Master’s Degree in Genetic Counseling or its equivalent. ABGC Board Certified or Board eligible. Partial telecommuting is allowed.
Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is a health sciences university that creates knowledge and applies science and discoveries to further education, healthcare and community service locally and globally. In addition to providing high-quality patient-centered medical care to patients, BCM includes a medical school and the School of Health Professions which includes a Masters Degree Genetic Counseling Program. BCM fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff and through its Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion policies and initiatives. Located in Houston, TX, you'll find a thriving intellectual and cultural environment, lush vegetation, and a diverse city with a great mix of people, cultures, entertainment and cuisine. The cost of living is well below the national average, housing is affordable, and there are no state income taxes. With more than 500 Houston institutions devoted to the performing and visual arts, science and history in Houston and well as many professional and college sports teams, you'll find plenty to fill your time as you achieve a healthy work-life balance.