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The NSGC Podcast Series explores leading voices and best practices in genetic counseling. This podcast is produced by the National Society of Genetic Counselors. For more information on NSGC, please visit www.nsgc.org.

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The NSGC Podcast Series explores leading voices and best practices in genetic counseling. This podcast is produced by the National Society of Genetic Counselors. For more information on NSGC, please visit www.nsgc.org.

    Family Testing for VUS Reclassification: Family Member and Provider Perspectives

    Family Testing for VUS Reclassification: Family Member and Provider Perspectives

    Welcome to the fourth season of the NSGC Podcast Series! In this episode, our hosts Naomi and Ryan speak with Dr. Brian Shirts and Courtney Kokenakes on family testing for VUS reclassification. 

    • 43 min
    Communicating Results - Lessons from the Rare Disease Community

    Communicating Results - Lessons from the Rare Disease Community

    For the final episode of our NSGC Podcast Series 2020 season, guests Courtney Studwell and Kimberly LeBlanc join our host for a discussion on the undiagnosed disease network and result communication.  

    • 23 min
    Genetic Counselor Awareness Day – Voices of our Community

    Genetic Counselor Awareness Day – Voices of our Community

    Happy Genetic Counselor Awareness Day! This day is dedicated to empowering genetic counselors to help raise awareness and interest about genetic counselors in our communities and institutions and to help consumers understand the important and supportive role genetic counselors can play in their healthcare.
    To celebrate, the NSGC podcast team created an episode that highlights many voices from our profession. For this episode, we asked genetic counselors to submit short, anonymous audio clips describing briefly who they are and how they identify and to elaborate on their background or to answer the question “what is your hope for the genetic counseling profession?”

    • 10 min
    Genetic Counselors: Let's Talk about Disability

    Genetic Counselors: Let's Talk about Disability

    In this episode, our hosts speak with with Melanie Moshier and Sarah Hunt on their own personal experiences with disabilities and the intersection of these experiences and the genetic counseling profession.

    • 42 min
    Diversity and Inclusion in Genetic Counseling Research, Training, and Practice

    Diversity and Inclusion in Genetic Counseling Research, Training, and Practice

    In this episode, we’ll be discussing diversity and inclusion in genetic counseling practice, research, and training, using a recent journal of genetic counseling article as jumping-off point.

    • 53 min
    GCs in Academia: When is a PhD the right Path?

    GCs in Academia: When is a PhD the right Path?

    In this episode, each Podcast Subcommittee member speaks with a different genetic counseling superstar to discuss GCs who pursue doctorate degrees. 

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
27 Ratings

27 Ratings

StasiaP1213 ,

Thank you

I absolutely love to hear the things you all have done in genetic counseling. I am only beginning my journey to becoming a Genetic Counselor. I want to learn all I can as I go along this path.

I love seeing my personality traits also fit those like GC’s tending to be perfectionists and also ways to relax. Thank you so much for this.

I am very excited that the convention will be in Salt Lake City, Utah. An episode on how to get into this and information we can learn from there would be beneficial. Thank you.

Diosadivina ,

Thank you

This series is wonderful! Thank you for keeping us abreast of news and stories relevant to us genetic counselors.

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