Our Mission

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The mission of the Wisconsin Genetic Counselors Association is to advocate for the advancement of the genetic counseling profession in the State of Wisconsin and to increase engagement with the communities in which genetic counselors serve.

We aim to uphold these values through:

  • Increasing access to quality genetic counseling services, thereby enhancing implementation of precision medicine into innovative patient care.

  • Providing continued education to health care professionals and the community.

  • Fostering professional development opportunities for genetic counselors.

  • Raising public awareness, building community alliances, increasing visibility, and transforming public understanding of the genetic counseling profession.