Title:  Genetic Counselor I

Division:  Pathology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $61,913 - $97,119
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  6340


Job Purpose

Provides genetic counseling services to patients for a wide variety of indications of genetic risks in pregnancy.

Job Duties

  • Counsels patients with indications of genetic risks in pregnancy.
  • Conducts preliminary research such as; family and patient medical histories, coordination of genetic testing, and review of patient referrals.
  • Drafts and sends letter to patients summarizing the genetic counseling session. Letters are sent to the patient and referring physician.
  • Answers patient calls and assesses need for services.
  • In some cases, refers clients to appropriate agencies and physicians.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Genetics, Counseling or related field.
  • No experience required.
  • Board-eligible or Board Certified Genetic Counselor (CGC) by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC).





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.