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ACGC Announces 2017 New Board Members

The Accreditation Council of Genetic Counseling (ACGC) is pleased to announce the election of three new board members:  Dawn Allain, Heather Creswick and Ian MacFarlane. The new board members will begin their ...
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Thank you ACGC Board members!

ACGC would like to publicly recognize and thank three board members whose terms will be ending on 12/31/2016.  Thank you to Nancy Callanan, Patricia McCarthy Veach and Sarah Noblin for their enthusiasm, ...
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2016 Accreditation Decisions

The following programs were granted full accreditation through 2024:  Arcadia University, Brandeis University, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Indiana University, Johns Hopkins University/National Human Genome Research Institute and ...
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ACGC Announces New Board Members

ACGC is pleased to announce the election of two new board members:  Heather Stalker, MSc, CGC and Janet Williams, MS, CGC. Heather is an Assistant in Pediatrics/Senior Genetic Counselor in the Department of Pediatric Genetics ...
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2015 Accreditation Decisions

​The following programs were granted full accreditation in March 2015: University of Arkansas, Emory University, Northwestern University, and Virginia Commonwealth University ...
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ACGC 2014 Annual Business Meeting Slides

​Click here to view the ACGC 2014 Annual Business Meeting Slides from the NSCG Annual Education Conference ...
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ACGC is now a proud member of ASPA

The Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) is now a proud member of ASPA – the Association for Specialized and Professional Accreditors. ASPA provides a collaborative forum and a collective voice ...
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ACGC established as the accreditation body separate from ABGC

ACGC is a successor organization to the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC).  As genetic counseling continues to grow as a profession, its accrediting and credentialing bodies need to evolve. In the ...
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ACGC Guidance Related to Compliance with the Standards in Time of COVID-19 View Here