Genetic Professional Organizations
- NSGC Find a Counselor Tool A searchable directory of genetic counselors in the US and Canada. Includes a "Student Contact Welcome" filter.
Information for Applicants
National Society of Genetic Counselors Master Genetic Counselor Video Series Three vignettes of genetic counseling sessions conducted by genetic counselors with simulated patients.
Maps and Genes A very informative blog specifically directed to prospective and current genetic counseling students.
Information about the Genetic Counseling Career
Video: NSGC Workforce An informative video highlighting the genetic counseling profession through interviews with working genetic counselors.
Video: What is a Genetic Counselor? National Society of Genetic Counselors
Video: What is Genetic Counseling? TED talk by Jaclyn Haven, TEDxHelena
National Society of Genetic Counselors Educational Webinars for Consumers
Genetic Counseling Information, Training and Practice Resources
Genetics Home Reference Information on genetic conditions written in patient-friendly language.
GeneReviews Information on genetic conditions written for the clinician.
NHGRI-Human Genome Project Information about the Human Genome Project.
MI Genetics Resource Center Information about genetics and genetic services in Michigan
Accreditation Council of Genetic Counseling Practice-Based Competencies Knowledge, skills and attitudes students must have upon completion of a genetic counseling program
National Society of Genetic Counselors’ Code of Ethics Document that clarifies and guides the conduct of genetic counselors so that the goals of the profession might be best served.
Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics
Wayne State University School of Medicine
3127 Scott Hall
540 E. Canfield Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201
Fax: (313) 577-9137