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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

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

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 Genetics Education Program for PCP’s: Applications Open

November 3, 2021 — MSRGN is recruiting our 2nd cohort of Primary Care Clinics to participate in our Time 4 Genetics Education Initiative. More information about Time 4 Genetics can be found here including the short application. Applications are due November 15th. (Application Deadline has been extended to 1/10/22) Apply HERE. To learn more about this initiative, please watch... Read More

MSRGN Genetic Navigators Announced!

March 8, 2021 — We are thrilled to announce the first team of Genetic Navigators for the MSRGN’s 8-state region. Please join us in congratulating: Arizona ~ Noan Dublinski Colorado ~ Jamie Stefanski Montana ~ Jennifer Banna Nevada ~ Hannah Barnhart New Mexico ~ Jennifer Bartz Texas ~ Lourdes Torres Utah ~ Tristin West Wyoming ~ Melody Rupple   The 8 navigators will begin training in March-... Read More

MSRGN Launches Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS) Algorithm For Primary Care

August 3, 2020 — During the last year of our previous grant cycle (June 2017-May 2020), MSRGN gathered a working group of geneticists, primary care physicians, and consumers to create an Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS) Algorithm for Primary Care Physicians and Pediatricians. We are excited to announce that the document was completed in May and recently approved. We would... Read More

2020 Genetics Pop-Up Dates in the Mountain States Region

January 20, 2020 — Please join us in honoring #RareDiseaseDay2020 in the Mountain States region with these Genetics Pop-ups happening in all of our 8 states! Please contact us if you would like more information about any of the Genetics Pop-Ups below and stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter sites on more details for the events that are... Read More