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The success of the MGC Program is due to the commitment of our academic and research faculty as well as the dedication of our clinical supervisors. We utilize academic, private, and public hospitals as well as private practice offices, and laboratories to maximize the learning opportunities for our students.

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Program Leadership

Shannan Dixon, MS, CGC
Program Director
Rachel Nusbaum, MS, CGC
Assistant Program Director
Miriam Blitzer, PhD
Division Head, Genetics
Carol Greene, MD
Medical Director
Ann Toma
Academic Coordinator

Clinical and Laboratory Core Faculty

Katharine Bisordi, MS, MGC, CGC
Cancer and Research Genetic Counselor
Alena Egense, MGC, CGC
Pediatric Genetic Counselor
Julie Frank, MS
Cardiovascular and Pediatric Genetic Counselor
Amanda Higgs, MGC, CGC
Prenatal Genetic Counselor
Kristin Maloney, MS, MGC, CGC
Adult, Personalized Medicine and Research Genetic Counselor
Rachel Palmquist, MS
Pediatric Genetic Counselor
Jenna Plamondon, ScM, ScM, CGC
Prenatal Genetic Counselor
Jessica Scott, MGC, CGC
Cancer and Pediatric Genetic Counselor
Sara Shelley, MGC, CGC
Prenatal Genetic Counselor
Elizabeth Streeten, MD
Adult Geneticist
Erin Strovel, PhD
Director, Biochemical Genetics Laboratory
Ying Zhao, MD, PhD
Director, Cytogenetics Laboratory

Research Core Faculty