Job Locations US-MD-Bethesda | US-AZ-Phoenix | US-MD-Rockville | US-MD-Bethesda | US-ND-Fargo | US-MD-Baltimore | US-NC-Charlotte
    # of Openings
    Global Health
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.


    CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research. 


    This is an opportunity for employment or a contract, but we reserve the right to make no selection or award. Note: This position is contingent on contract award.


    CAMRIS is seeking exceptional candidates to provide scientific, technical, and other professional support services to assist the National Institutes of Health (NIH-- which is comprised of the Office of the Director and 27 Institutes and Centers) in meeting its operational objectives.


    • Provides scientific experience and guidance to serve as senior Genetics Counselor and provide technical assistance/coordination of the genetic laboratory support services.

    • Provides expertise and recommendations related to clinical diagnosis of genetic disease and its implications for genetics training and counseling practice.


      Participates in the design, development and conduct of research activities/protocols with emphasis on rare or undiagnosed syndromes.

    • Provides training and mentors new staff members.

    • Participates in the development of training programs.

    • Prepares protocol drafts and amendments, and attends IRB meetings.

    • Works with staff on human subjects protection issues for research protocols.




    • 13-18+ years of experience in Genetics Counseling or a related field.

    • Demonstrates knowledge of Genetic Counseling theories, principles, concepts and methods.

    • Possesses the ability to recognize and address the social and psychological needs of the patient and family.


      Minimum Education:


      Ph.D. in Genetics Counseling. Board certified or board eligible for certification by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a Master’s degree is equivalent to a Ph.D. Five (5) years of specialized experience plus a Bachelor’s degree is equivalent to a Ph.D.


    Minimum Education:


    Master’s degree in Genetics Counseling. Board certified or board eligible for certification by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. Two (2) years of specialized experience plus a BA/BS degree is equivalent to a Master’s degree.



    This effort is for a bid and contingent on award.


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