To celebrate the third annual Genetic Counselor Awareness Day on November 14, 2019 and the 40th anniversary of the genetic counseling profession, we featured stories of genetic counselors who embody the many facets of the profession in a Facebook series titled “I Am A Genetic Counselor.”
SALT LAKE CITY – Nov. 7, 2019 – A researcher seeking to demonstrate the value of genetic counseling for families of children with genetic epilepsy has been granted this year’s Jane Engelberg Memorial Fellowship (JEMF), a highly prestigious award of the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC).
This year, the National Society of Genetic Counselors has the pleasure of celebrating 40 years of advocacy, education and ingenuity in the genetic counseling world, not only advancing the profession but positioning genetic counselors as necessary members of the healthcare industry.
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This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, NSGC and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) want to help individuals learn the steps they can take to understand their risk for health conditions, including breast and ovarian cancer. In a new episode of NSGC’s Genetic Counselors and You consumer
NSGC President Amy Sturm shares the conversations NSGC leadership had with ASHG, ACMG, ABGC and ACGC, about ways our organizations can collaborate to elevate and advocate for genetic counselors.