Clinical Laboratory Director / Clinical Molecular Geneticist
The Integrated Genetics division of LabCorp is seeking a full-time Clinical Molecular Geneticist to join our diverse team of Clinical Laboratory Geneticists at the Integrated Genetics in Westborough, MA. The Integrated Genetics laboratories provide high-throughput molecular carrier screening tests, diagnostic tests, and prenatal testing for genetic conditions. Experienced, Board-certified, laboratory directors as well as recently Boarded individuals are encouraged to apply.
Please note: due to COVID, this position will be working remotely for the next few months. Once the pandemic conditions improve, the position will be working onsite in Westborough, MA.
Review, interpret, and report patient results reliably, accurately, and with integrity
Make clinical decisions and effectively communicate genetic information related to test results to health care professionals
Interact collaboratively with other laboratory directors, laboratory staff, genetic counselors, and teams across the organization
Provide oversight for quality control and quality assurance as appropriate, including setting quality standards for new tests and procedures and participating in proficiency testing
Comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations and maintain familiarity with company SOPs and practices and applicable professional guidelines
Participate in new test development and validation as needed
Participate in evaluation and refining of testing panels offered by the laboratory as needed
Analyze data for presentation or publication as needed
Review scientific literature and attend scientific meetings
PhD or MD with relevant molecular biology or genetics experience
American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ABMGG) certification in Clinical Molecular Genetics
Dual Board-certification in both molecular/cytogenetics is not required. However, candidates with dual Boards who wish to keep up their cytogenetic skills will have the opportunity to do so
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
Ability to prioritize work, meet deadlines, and be meticulous
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a dynamic setting
Proficiency in computing and internet skills, including use of in-house and online databases and browsers
Experience with next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies preferred
LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostic solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to improve the delivery of care.