BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP
- Personal and professional development resources
- Networking opportunities
- Service and support from the national organization
- Opportunities to develop one's leadership skills
- Discounts on local educational opportunities
- Priority registration in TSGC sponsored conferences
- Access to member publications
- Access to the TSGC website
- Participation & Voice in the Organization
- Listing in the Texas Genetic Counseling Services Directory (opt-in coming soon)
- Speaking & Publishing Opportunities
Participation in various committees Professional members are individuals within the genetics and other healthcare sectors who are committed to promoting the provision of quality genetic counseling services in Texas. Annual membership dues vary with membership categories, these dues are applied to organizational activities that allow your TSGC to provide these outstanding benefits to its members.
Full members may vote, hold office and chair committees.
Must Live or Work in Texas Plus meet 1 of the following a) MS or PhD in human genetics or genetic counseling OR b) MS or PhD in related field such as nursing, social work or public health and have a broad range of training and 3 years primary experience in genetic counseling.
I meet the above criteria and would like to register as a new member. Join as a Full Member
To renew an existing membership, log in to your account and update your personal information and complete dues renewal under the billing tab.
Associate Members may attend meetings, but cannot vote or serve on Board of Directors. An Associate Member can serve on committees, but cannot chair committees.
All other applicants who are a) health care providers OR b) whose interests focus on genetic counseling but are not eligible for full or student membership.
I work in the genetics field – but I am not a genetic counselor. Join as an Associate Member
Students have same privileges as associate members.
All applicants currently enrolled in a graduate degree genetic counseling program or track - in any state.
I am currently enrolled in a genetic counseling training program. Join as a Student Member
Emeritus members may serve on committees, but cannot vote.
All full members who have retired and who have been a member of TSGC in good standing for a minimum of 10 years.
I am currently practicing or eligible to practice as a genetic counselor. Join as a Emeritus Member