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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 | 2018-06-28T18:27:35+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Categories: Announcements, Current News|0 Comments

6th Annual Genetic Counseling Career Camp – Saturday, May 5th, 2018

If you are interested in becoming a genetic counselor, please join us for the 6th annual Genetic Counseling Career Camp, hosted by the Association for Utah Genetic Counselors (AUG).  The career camp will take place on Saturday, May 5th, from 10:30 am – 4:30 pm in the University of Utah Student Union (Panorama East).  Our [...]

By | 2018-03-29T22:00:58+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Categories: 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+00:00 December 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 | 2017-11-17T23:22:48+00:00 November 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+00:00 November 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+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Current News, News Archive, Students|0 Comments

Amanda Gammon receives UUGPGC 2017 Teaching Award!

In May 2017, Amanda Gammon, MS, LCGC, won the seventh annual UUGPGC Teaching Award, which is conferred by the second year students and supported by the Division of Medical Genetics. Amanda is a certified and licensed genetic counselor at the Huntsman Cancer Institute where she has been providing cancer genetic counseling for almost a decade.  [...]

By | 2017-06-05T20:04:11+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Current News, Faculty, News Archive|0 Comments

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