Medical/Clinical Geneticist

Career Information


Likely Duties:

  • On-call responsibilities (24-hour coverage for the practice)
  • Serve as an educational source for staff and community
  • Training and supervision duties
  • Responding to patient surveys and grievances regarding patient care


Likely Requirements:

  • M.D. and/or PhD degree 
  • Certified in clinical molecular, biochemical, or cytogenetics
  • Board certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics
  • Board certified in pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics 


Likely Experience:

  • Research in genomics/genetics in a large academic research setting
  • Multiple publications in related, clinically oriented, peer-reviewed journals
  • Research management experience


Likely Licenses:

  • Medical License

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