Chemist (Institute of Human Genetics – UP Manila)

Name of Company / Institution: Institute of Human Genetics- UP Manila

Work Location: Ermita, Manila

Company Brief Description:

The Institute of Human Genetics (IHG) began in 1990 as the Medical Genetics Unit of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine which in 1999 became as one of the service and research oriented institutes of the National Institutes of Health-University of the Philippines Manila (NIH-UP). Since then all services of the Medical Genetics Unit were transferred to the Institute and is now the largest provider of genetic services in the country.

Job Title: Chemist V

Job Responsibilities:

-Will head the Biochemical Genetics laboratory and act as a consultant for a newborn screening center
-Supervise daily operations and review and interpret test results
-Provide technical supervision of lab procedures, including innovations and validation in test procedures, monitoring of appropriate test indication and troubleshooting
-Ensure application of a comprehensive quality management program
-Communication with physicians, genetic counselors and other healthcare providers about appropriate testing, abnormal results and follow-up

Job Qualifications:

Education: PhD in Chemistry or Biochemistry
Eligibility: RA 1080 (Chemist)
– Have at least 4 years experience in laboratory management and supervision

Salary Range (PHP): 73,299/ month

Contact Person / Details:
Miss Eiellen Montealegre
(02) 526 1725
elmontealegre@up.edu.ph

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