The Genetic Counseling Mentee is an individual from an ethnically diverse background seeking advice in their application process, training or in their new career as a genetic counselor.
The Genetic Counseling Mentor is a first or second year student, new graduate or seasoned alum who is willing to share their educational and professional experience.
Benefits of Mentorship
Let us connect you with someone of a similar background within the field of genetic counseling to develop a professional partnership that offers:
- Skill building and personal growth
- Development of feedback and critical thinking
- Advisement regarding the application process
- Advancement of leadership skills
- Networking within the genetic counseling field
- Navigation of the workplace
How to Apply
Mentees and mentors will submit their respective applications so we may get to know you and ensure the best match! Once submitted, a confirmation e-mail will be sent, and you will be matched based on our current availability.
Once your mentorship begins, the mentoring program administrator will support this relationship through periodic check-ins.
If you have any questions about the process, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.