AMA-ECFMG Webinar: Alternative Health Care Careers in GeneticsAMA-ECFMG Webinar: Alternative Health Care Careers in Genetics



The ECFMG Certificate Holders Office (ECHO) and the AMA International Graduates Section have partnered to bring international medical graduates information on alternative careers in health care. This webinar features two experts in the genetics field.

Erica Ramos LCGC,

Erica Ramos, MS, LCGC

National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC)

Illumina, Inc.

Genetic Counseling

  • Role of genetic counselors
  • Educational programs
  • Salary and job outlook
Rizwan Naeem, MD, FACMG

Rizwan C. Naeem, MD, FACMG

Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center

Genetic Careers for IMGs

  • Graduate school programs
  • Requirements for genetics certification
  • Lab-based genetics and genomics training
  • American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics