Full-time, Paid, Internship, Genetics and Human Genomics

April 13, 2020

Wed., Feb. 26

Position Description
The Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York is seeking experienced individuals for a paid internship. This internship offers an accomplished student the opportunity to work closely with faculty mentors within the Division of Medical Genetics and Human Genomics.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performing support activities to facilitate patient care.
  • Obtaining relevant patient medical records.
  • Maintaining genetics database for clinical and research purposes
  • Assisting genetic counseling team with obtaining pedigree data and medical history.
  • Providing linkage between patients/family members and support programs/resources.
  • Performing follow-up activities to ensure indicated tests are performed in a timely manner and results are obtained.
  • Ensuring results are communicated to referring physician.
  • Drafting related documentation for review and distribution.
  • Participating in and contributing to clinical and translational genetics research.

Position Requirements

  • Prior experience in research and/or clinical settings a plus

Time Commitment
Full-time, with a minimum commitment of nine months

$16.50 per hour for days worked.