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Application OPEN for Genetic Navigator Role in New Mexico and Utah

June 14, 2022 — The MSRGN Genetic Navigator Program is seeking 2 individuals or family members who have navigated genetics for themselves or their loved ones in New Mexico or Utah. In the Genetic Navigator role, the individual chosen for the role, will assist other families in their state with accessing and navigating the genetic services system. This position... Read More

Public Health Genetics Week: May 23-27

May 20, 2022 — Public Health Genetics Week is next week! May 23-27, 2022 #PHGW #PublicHealthGenetics The goal of this week is to raise awareness of genetics and genetic information and to celebrate all those involved in the field, including family and patient advocates, genetics professionals, students, and nonprofits, among others. Learn more about upcoming programming for Public Health... Read More

MSRGN Launches SPANISH Red Flags 4 Genetics Handout for Families and Providers

April 27, 2022 — In June 2021, MSRGN launched the ENGLISH Version of the Red Flags 4 Genetics Handout for Families and Providers. Today, on April 27, 2022, MSRGN is launching the SPANISH Version of  Señales de alarma sobre genética / Red Flags 4 Genetics Handout for Families and Providers. To learn more about the family survey and history... Read More

MSRGN Announces New Staff April 2022

April 12, 2022 — MSRGN is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to our team. Please join us in welcoming: Jamie Stefanski as our new State Teams Coordinator &   Mekayla Perkins as our new Projects Coordinator   You can read more about their backgrounds and experience here, as well as click the buttons within the... Read More

Time 4 Genetics Webinar~ Genetic Testing Webinar: May 18

March 18, 2022 — MSRGN is inviting you to our  Time 4 Genetics Webinar: Genetic Testing: It’s Not Rocket Science May 18, 2022 (at 10am PT, 11 am MT, noon  CT, and 1pm ET)  featuring Guest Presenters: Guest Presenters: Daryl A. Scott, MD, PhD Associate professor at Baylor College of Medicine & Clinical Geneticist at Texas Children’s Hospital Haley Streff, MS,... Read More

2022 Genetics Pop-Up Dates Announced

February 8, 2022 — MSRGN will be hosting 3 Virtual Regional Genetics Pop-Ups on March 3rd, 4th and 5th. The theme of this year’s pop-ups are: Ask a Genetic Navigator and will include an introduction and overview of MSRGN’s newly launched Genetic Navigator program. The March 4th Genetics Pop-Up will offer Spanish Interpretation and the March 5th Pop-Up will... Read More

Job Opening: State Team Coordinator

January 24, 2022 — ​Texas Health Institute is seeking a state teams coordinator to lead and provide support to the state teams for the Mountain States Regional Genetics Network project. This position will be contractual for 20 hours per month and may be virtual. The state teams coordinator must be organized, detail-minded, and flexible. The ideal candidate must have... Read More

Job Opening: Projects Coordinator

January 13, 2022 — PROJECTS COORDINATOR ​Texas Health Institute is seeking a projects coordinator to provide administrative and operations support for the Mountain States Regional Genetics Network project and general operations at THI. The projects coordinator must have strong business acumen and organizational skills, website management skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and social media experience. The application... Read More

Genetics Pop-Up Promoter Application Deadline: 1/10/22

January 3, 2022 — We are planning for our 2022 Genetics Pop-Up season! This year our Genetics Pop-Ups will be VIRTUAL and REGION-WIDE on March 3rd-5th! In order to help spread the word, in each of our 8-states, we are recruiting 8 Genetics Pop-Up Promoters. There are 8 open pop-up promoter spots available: one for each of our eight... Read More

Time 4 Genetic Application Deadline Extended: 1/10/23

January 3, 2022 — Happy New Year! We are actively recruiting for 16 new Time 4 Genetics Clinics to be part of our Cohort #2. If you are a primary care provider in our 8-state region (AZ, CO, MT, NV, NM, TX, UT, WY) then Time 4 Genetics is for you! Watch this short video for an overview of... Read More