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Professional Positions

The McDermott Center for Human Growth and Development at UT Southwestern is continuously searching for exceptional individuals to become part of our team.

Genetic Counselor

Adult Genetics Clinic
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Job # 525544

Candidate will work in an interdisciplinary clinical setting and participate in cutting edge translational research; provide genetic counseling for adult patients in a clinical diagnostic setting, as well as screen, consent, recruit, and gather patient/family data for research and follow-up. In partnership with two M.D. geneticists, you will have the opportunity to provide genetic counseling for individuals with, or at risk for, Huntington’s disease, cardiac conditions, neurogenetic conditions, connective tissue disorders, and many other genetic diseases often first noted in adulthood.

Interested candidates should email CV to or apply online (Job #525544).


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