Variant Scientist (Clinical Specialist)
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
$43597.44 – $157685.76 Annual
June 2, 2021
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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is seeking to hire a Variant Scientist (Clinical Specialist) to join their Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories clinical team. In this key role, you will curate and interpret germline and somatic variants and draft reports for clinical findings from high throughput molecular diagnostic testing including exome and cancer panel sequencing. Primary duties include:
•Review patient clinical notes and sequencing data from tests such as Clinical Exome Sequencing, Solid Tumor Sequencing Panel, and Hematologic Malignancy Sequencing Panels
•Perform variant curation and interpretation, draft clinical reports, present findings, and develop procedures for variant curation and reclassification
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