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 application so we may get to know you and ensure the best match! Once submitted, please allow up to 7 business days to be linked with your mentor/mentee.
From this point, mentors and mentees will begin their mentorship! Our portal administrator will support this relationship through regular check-ins at 1 month, 3 months and 6 months.
If you have any questions about the process, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.