Elizabeth Conover, MS, APRN, CGC

Genetic MedicineBeth Conover, MS, CGC
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450


Professional Summary

Elizabeth Conover, MS, APRN, CGC, is double boarded as a genetic counselor and pediatric nurse practitioner. Her main area of interest is teratology (impact of exposures/medication during pregnancy and breast feeding), and she has taught a graduate teratology course for more than 15 years. She directs the Nebraska Teratogen Information Service (Nebraska Mother to Baby), and has been a board member of OTIS (the Organization of Teratology Information Specialists). Beth is currently working at the Children’s Hospital Cystic Fibrosis clinic and MHCP North Platte outstate clinic as a genetic counselor, and supervises students who rotate through those clinics. As genetic nurse practitioner, she also see patients in General Genetics Clinic, Down Syndrome Clinic, and the Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Clinic at UNMC. Beth reports that her favorite publication is, “The Art and Science of Teratogen Risk Communication”, which was the hardest to write!

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