In the last ten years, the genetic counseling profession has seen a significant growth in salaries, diversity, autonomy and growth. It is expected to double in the next ten years which puts it at the top of all professions. And yet, looking at the most recent Professional Status Survey (PSS), only
In an effort to emphasize the importance of genetic testing and to facilitate high-value genetics services by all clinicians, the ASBrS and the NSGC recognize the common goal of delivering quality genetic testing as part of optimal patient care for our patients.
NSGC President Gillian Hooker shares that despite a challenging year, the strength, commitment and perseverance of our community led NSGC to make progress on many fronts related to the organization's strategic plan.
CHICAGO – Nov. 19, 2020 – More than one in 10 people who had predictive genomic testing – which looks for genetic mutations in otherwise healthy people – learned that they had a hereditary risk for a health condition and might benefit from preventive care, according to a study being presented
CHICAGO – Nov. 19, 2020 – All children with cancer and adult survivors of childhood cancer may benefit from a genetics evaluation, suggests a study that found more than one in five may have a hereditary mutation, which is significantly higher than previously believed. The research is being presented