Research & Resources

Research and Resources

Research & Resources

ABGC is a leading organization in the profession of genetic counseling. Its Board of Directors continues to develop strategic initiatives that provide research and resources for use by certified genetic counselors in every day practice. 

Review ABGC's Strategic Plan.

ABGC Research Grant

Fourth Annual Request for Applications for ABGC Research Grant Funding

Application period is now currently open. Deadline for submission is September 1, 2022. at 11:59 pm EST.

In 2018, the ABGC Board of Directors constituted a Research Committee to support research to enhance the genetic counseling profession in alignment with ABGC’s strategic plan. Over the last three years, we have received numerous high-quality applications and have provided funding of $30,000-50,000 to three successful projects. 

The submission period as ended for this cycle. The Fourth Annual Request for Applications is open now. 

The proposal application forms and details about the application process can be found here:

The Board of Directors would like to thank the Research Committee members:
Alexis Carere, MS, CGC®Chair
Erin Carmany, MS, CGC®
Angela Trepanier, CGC®, ABGC Board Liaison
Sarah Kalia, MS, CGC®
Raluca Kurz, PhD, MS, CGC®
Kristy Lee, MS, CGC®
Kristin Maloney, MS, CGC®
Laura E. Mitchell, PhD, CGC®
Juliann Savatt, MS, CGC®
Alicia Scocchia, MS, CGC®