Dr. Stacey Hume PhD, FCCMG
Molecular Geneticist, Alberta Health Services
Associate Professor, Department of Medical Genetics
University of Alberta
Medical Sciences Building
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2H7
The CCMG training program prepares candidates to apply
technical, analytical, and clinical knowledge to develop and interpret clinical
genetic tests. The sub-specialty of Molecular
Genetics diagnoses the clinical impact of DNA abnormalities (on both hereditary
and somatic disease).
Applications will be accepted for training as a CCMG-certified Molecular Geneticist. This is a two-year program that will begin on July 1, 2018. Applicants will hold a PhD or MD degree with experience in human genetics.
Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter outlining
their previous relevant experience(s) and their reason for choosing molecular
genetics as a career. Only those
applicants who are chosen for an interview will be contacted. Selected candidates should be prepared to attend
an on-site 2-3 hour interview as well as present a research seminar. Candidates
must have completed their PhD or MD degree prior to July 1, 2018. Proficiency in the English language is a
requirement. Preference will be given to
permanent residents and Canadian citizens.
** Application deadline is April 6, 2018 **
Is Laboratory Genetics For You?
Detailed program description for download here