Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Division of Human Genetics
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is recruiting an Assistant Director for the Molecular Genetics Laboratory within our Human Genetics Division. In conjunction with the Director of the Molecular Genetics Laboratory, the Assistant Director assumes responsibility for the scientific and clinical activities of the Molecular Genetics Laboratory. The primary responsibilities include review/sign-out of clinical cases, development of new molecular tests/platforms including Next Generation sequencing and oversight of diagnostic testing programs. A faculty appointment within the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine is associated with this position. Ideal candidates will have M.D. or PhD; ABMG board certified or active candidate in Clinical Molecular Genetics.
The Molecular Genetics Laboratory (MGL) in the Division of Human Genetics (DHG) is a well-equipped, expanding CLIA and CAP certified clinical laboratory. MGL performs testing for inherited disease including well-established collaborative diagnostic programs for more than 200 different disorders and conditions. DHG has an ABMG accredited training program for Medical Genetics, Clinical Cytogenetics and Clinical Molecular Genetics. Jointly with The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, we also have a master training program for genetic counselors.