Breast Center is currently seeking a full-time cancer genetic counselor. The
successful candidate will serve as an integral member of the Baptist Breast
Center’s dynamic team of providers including nurse navigators, radiologists,
surgeons, surgical oncologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists,
obstetrical/gynecological and primary care physicians who serve a diverse
population of patients. Responsibilities include: pre- and post-test genetic
counseling, helping providers to identify at risk patients, participation at
various tumor board conferences, participation in committees as deemed
appropriate, providing presentations regarding cancer genetics to other
providers and to organizations within the local community and additionally
working to develop and expand a cancer genetic counseling program. Though
housed in the Baptist Breast Center, duties may include genetic counseling and
risk-assessment for other hereditary cancer risks.
learn more about us please visit our website at http://www.baptistbreastcenter.com.
Breast Center is a part of Baptist Health System a trusted provider of health
care in San Antonio and South Texas. The System includes five acute-care
hospitals and numerous other entities including Baptist Regional Children’s
Center, Baptist Breast Center, Baptist Cancer Center, HealthLink wellness and
physical rehabilitation centers, Baptist M&S Imaging Centers, community
health and wellness programs, ambulatory services, medical office buildings and
Baptist School of Health Professions.
EDUCATION: Master's Degree from an accredited college or university in Genetic Counseling, Human Genetics, or Medical Genetics from an American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) accredited training program.
EXPERIENCE: Clinical experience in Cancer Genetics years as a genetic counselor
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 2
years of experience in providing Cancer Genetic Counseling and fluency in
English and Spanish is preferred, but outstanding candidates at any level will
LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS: American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) Board Certified or Board Eligible.
San Antonio, Texas
Baptist Health System