Why should I become a genetic counselor?
Genetic counselors possess the expertise and skills necessary to be key players in the integration of genomics into health care and in personalized medicine.
As a result, opportunities for genetic counselors continue to grow. In addition, genetic counselor job satisfaction is high, especially with regard to counseling patients, learning opportunities, scientific content, and the opportunity for personal growth.
If you want to work on the cutting edge of genomic medicine in a rewarding and expanding health care profession, then genetic counseling is the profession for you.
See the resources page for links to other important genetic counseling organizations.