The Regeneration Center has an immediate opening in our Bangkok Sukhumvit office for a full-time genetic counselor dealing with metabolic & clinical genetics. The counselor will assist a team of medical specialists & patients to provide counseling and support services.

GENETIC COUNSELOR
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Job Requirements

Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree Required ( Human genetics or Genetic Counseling)
  • Medical Board Eligiblity Required

Job Responsibilities include:

  • This position at the Regeneration Center in Bangkok is for an educator to provide counseling to patients after genetic screenings.
  • Ideal candidates should be comfortable discussing associated risks, benefits, and limitations of genetic testing and assist patients in making informed decisions.
  • Collaborate with other health care professionals in the industry to gain new insights in Cancer Prevention and Genetic Risk Assessments
  • Help market the Regeneration Center Genetic Risk Assessment Program.
  • Create new resources for patients and families when material is lacking.
  • Attend local and international Interdisciplinary conferences to Identify and create new educational materials.

Patient Care Requirements:

  • Ideal candidates should be able to provide genetic counseling to patients and respond to individual or family needs
  • Provides private counseling in a complete and comprehensive manner.
  • Compile previous patient-family history from patients and appropriate family members.
  • Analyze given information to help patients and families understand risk assessment models with individualized risk assessments
  • Counsel patients and family members with complex psychosocial issues related to positive results and help manage potential distress of results.
  • Address ethical concerns of DNA testing based discrimination by insurance companies or in the workplace.
  • Provide follow-up care and long term phone counseling for patients who had abnormal test results.
  • Help locate international support groups for patients for their needs.
  • Coordinating with Regeneration Center physicians and appropriate departments.
  • Organize appropriate genetic testing for patients and family members.

Communication and Documentation Requirements:

  • Maintains communications with patients and families throughout decision-making resolution.
  • Provides written communications for patients and referring care providers.
  • Evaluates medical intake forms for testing and follow-up of care.
  • Documents all verbal communications and correspondences with patients using in-house patient software.

Genetic Screening Program Development and Implementation:

  • Create appropriate protocols to be used by Regeneration Center staff.
  • Participation in Local community awareness campaigns
  • Remain active in professional organizations
  • Publish new research findings in relevant journals and medical abstracts

The Senior Research Associate of Stem Cell Biology will report directly to Director of Operations and will lead a small team to create and manage a portfolio of regenerative medical projects. Duties will include the need to catalog, characterise and finally integrate both in-vitro and in-vivo systems for degenerative diseases such as Liver failure, Kidney disease,strokes and heart disease pathophysiology to further enable our development efforts. The Senior Research Associate of Stem Cell Biology will also be accountable to help enhance our current efforts in developing extensive line of stem cell-based therapies that probe biological changes at the cellular,molecular and tissue levels and to help our medical team in the development of bio-relevant assays that help identify ideal candidates for commercial and therapeutic development.

Senior Research Associate (JOB FILLED)
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Job Requirements

  • Active Participation in the strategic use of stem cell therapies and stem cell research.
  • Active Participation in regular team meetings for the evaluation and validation of outcomes.
  • Help identify, source,and needed capabilities along with competencies for all current and future cell therapy programs in collaboration with the translational and clinical units
  • Active Participation in both internal & external scientific reviews and clinical trials
  • Management of all external research partners, biotech collaborators in Thailand and ASEAN countries.
  • Fulfilment of necessary legal and business requirements to properly market our scientific efforts
  • Identifying new opportunities in cell biology, gene therapies and immunotherapies

The ideal candidate should have:

  • An M.D. or  Ph.D. in molecular biology, developmental neurobiology or relevant postdoctoral training
  • Minimum of 2 years experience as an independent researcher or scientist
  • Established track record of academic accomplishments w evidence of printed publication
  • Validated Expertise in both stem cell biology and in the differentiation processes that define cell fates
  • Experience in performing in-vitro, in-vivo, and ex-vivo studies in biology
  • Demonstrate previous abilities to both identify, plan, and carry out innovative new programs and showing ability for scientific “problem solving”
  • Thai language skills are not required but the candidate should possess Excellent spoken and written communication skills, with effective interpersonal skills that are necessary when dealing with a large team of international collaborators
  • Demonstrate ability to work with technical, interdisciplinary teams and with external academic and commercial partners
  • The ideal candidate should be highly self-motivated and should have the ability to work independently
  • Travel to our Bangkok office as well as internationally to symposiums and conferences when needed

Preferred Skills might also include:

  • Previous Experience working with renal/cardiac regeneration and/or other neurodegenerative diseases
  • Previous Training and knowledge in human genetics
  • Previous Training in computational biology
  • Previous Experience working in the biopharmaceutical sector

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ABOUT US

Established in 2010, The Regeneration Center aims to increase the awareness and applications of stem cell science in Thailand and the rest of Asia. The goal of the company is to establish leadership in the medical community with a reputable platform for better understanding human pluripotent, multipotent and bone marrow stromal cell therapies and to disseminate knowledge about stem cells.

The regeneration center is privately funded and our medical team works closely with an international network of more than 300 researchers in the academic and commercial biotech laboratories around the world in the pursuit of novel new therapies and in providing strategic scientific initiatives to ensure that companies common goals remain the primary focus. The Company is also currently engaged in the development legislative, administrative and judicial actions and protocols concerning cell therapies with insights into cell banking and expansion medium. To learn more visit here.

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