Genetic Professional Organizations


National Society of Genetic Counselors

American Board of Genetic Counseling

Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling

American College of Medical Genetics

American Society of Human Genetics

Canadian Association of Genetic Counsellors

Michigan Association of Genetic Counselors, Inc.

Genetic Information

Genetics Education Center A great source of educational websites on genetics, the Human Genome Project and much more.

Genetics Home Reference Information on genetic conditions written in patient-friendly language.

GeneReviews Information on genetic conditions written for the clinician.

NHGRI-Human Genome Project Information about the Human Genome Project.

MI Genetics Resource Center Information about genetics and genetic services in Michigan

NSGC Find a Counselor Tool A searchable directory of genetic counselors in the US and Canada. Includes a "Student Contact Welcome" filter.

Maps and Genes A very informative blog specifically directed to prospective and current genetic counseling students. 


Contact Information

Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics
Wayne State University School of Medicine
3127 Scott Hall
540 E. Canfield Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201

Administrative Office:
(313) 577-6298
Fax: (313) 577-9137