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UUGPGC Class of 2019 Participates in Western States Telegenetics Training

On August 30, 2018, the UUGPGC Class of 2019, along with several local genetic counselors, participated in telegenetics training presented by the Western States Regional Genetics Network or WSRGN (www.westernstatesgenetics.org). The purpose of the training was to help genetic counselors provide increased access to genetic services and education through telegenetics. The training included an overview [...]

By |2018-09-06T20:22:34+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Current News|0 Comments

Genetic Counseling Graduate Students Launch the new Genetic Counseling Student Interest Group at the University of Utah annual PlazaFest (August 22, 2018)

The UUGPGC classes of 2019 and 2020 launched the new Genetic Counseling Student Interest Group at the University of Utah PlazaFest.  PlazaFest is an annual event designed to help new and returning students learn about all the campus has to offer. Over 200 student groups, academic departments, and student services office present at PlazaFest with [...]

By |2018-08-24T18:40:16+00:00August 24th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Current News, News Archive|0 Comments

Dr. Dave Viskochil receives UUGPGC 2018 Teaching Award!

In May of 2018, the UUGPGC Class of 2018 awarded Dr. Dave Viskochil, UUGPGC Medical Director, the eighth annual UUGPGC Teaching Award.  From the class of 2018, "...when considering all of the many influential educators we have had over our two year journey, we were unanimous in whom we thought deserved the teaching award. That [...]

By |2018-08-24T20:43:36+00:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Current News|0 Comments

ARUP Features UUGPGC students in Genetic Counseling Training Video (December 2017)

Students from the UUGPGC Class of 2018 were featured in an informative video highlighting ARUP’s contributions to genetic counseling training.  ARUP is a national clinical and anatomic pathology reference laboratory located in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Since the UUGPGC’s inception, ARUP has contributed significantly to student fellowships, provided training opportunities through rotations and course lectures, [...]

By |2018-05-21T16:19:14+00:00December 12th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Current News, News Archive, Students|0 Comments

UUGPGC students attend the Department of Human Genetics Annual Retreat (November 3-4, 2017)

The UUGPGC students and directors were honored to attend the Department of Human Genetics Annual Retreat in Deer Valley, UT.  The retreat highlights the research and work throughout the Human Genetics Department and emphasizes presentations by its graduate students.  Participating in the retreat allowed the UUGPGC and Human Genetics Department to learn more about each [...]

By |2018-08-24T20:44:50+00:00November 17th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Current News, News Archive|0 Comments

First Annual Genetic Counselor Awareness Day – November 9, 2017!

Genetic Counselors and the National Society of Genetic Counselors celebrated the first annual Genetic Counselor Awareness Day this past November 9, 2017!  This important day was dedicated to empowering genetic counselors to help raise awareness and interest about genetic counselors in our local communities and healthcare institutions, and to help consumers understand the importance and [...]

By |2018-05-21T16:16:45+00:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Current News, News Archive|0 Comments

UUGPGC second year students travel to NSGC Annual Education Conference! (September 2017)

The second year UUGPGC students traveled to Columbus, Ohio, to attend the National Society of Genetic Counselors 36th Annual Education Conference last September.  Our students enjoyed opportunities to learn about the latest innovations and developments in the genetic counseling profession as well as network with colleagues and friends, expand their knowledge of professional issues, pursue [...]

By |2017-11-10T22:27:30+00:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Current News, News Archive, Students|0 Comments

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