Genetic Medicine

Meet the Team

Genetic Medicine

 
Omar Abdul-Rahman, MD, FACMG

Omar Abdul-Rahman, MD

Director, Department of Genetic Medicine at the Munroe-Meyer Institute
Clinical Geneticist
Friedland Professor
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Farah Ammouri, MS
Licensed Genetic Counselor
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Craig Baker, MD, FACMG

Craig Baker, MD, FACMG
Clinical Geneticist
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Terri Blase, MS, CGC 

Terri Blase, MS, CGC
Director of Genetic Counseling Services
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Brittany Bowman, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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 Alyssa Cady

Alyssa Cady, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Katie Church, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Beth Conover, MS, CGC 

Elizabeth Conover, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
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Drew Cratsenberg, MS, LCGC 

Drew Cratsenberg, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Bhavana J. Dave, PhD, FACMG

Bhavana J. Dave, PhD, FACMG
Associate Director, Warren G. Sanger Human Genetics Laboratory
Cytogeneticist
Professor, Pediatrics | Munroe-Meyer Institute | Pathology | Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy
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Sara Fisher, MS, CGC  

Sara Fisher, MS, CGC
Assistant Program Director, Genetic Counseling - CAHP
Certified Genetic Counselor - Munroe-Meyer Institute
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Kristen Fishler, MS, LCGC 

Kristen Fishler, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Ann Haskins Olney, MD

Ann Haskins Olney, MD
Clinical Geneticist
Professor, Pediatrics
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 Jaime Malonie, MS, LCGC

Jamie Malone, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Shelly Nielsen, MS, MT, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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 Gwen Reiser, MS, CGC

Gwen Reiser, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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 Carey Ronspies, MD, FACMG

Carey Ronspies, MD, FACMG
Clinical Geneticist

 AndrewSchmanski

Andrew Schmanski, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Jill Skrabal, PhD, RD, LMNT, CDE
Clinical Nutrition Therapist
Assistant Professor
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Joanna Spaulding, MS, CGC

Joanna Spaulding, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
Assistant Professor
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Lois Starr, MD, PhD, FAAP, FACMG

Lois J. Starr, MD, PhD, FAAP, FACMG
Medical Director of MMI
Clinical Geneticist
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
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 Danita Velasco, MD

Danita Velasco, MD, FACMG
Clinical Geneticist
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
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 Alexandra Wallgren, MS

Alexandra Wallgren, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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Brianna Zieba, MS, LCGC

Brianna Zieba, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
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 Holly Zimmerman, MS, CGC

Holly Zimmerman, MS, CGC
Program Director, Genetic Counseling - College of Allied Health Professions (CAHP)
Certified Genetic Counselor - Munroe-Meyer Institute
Assistant Professor
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Adjunct and Emeritus Faculty

  • Richard Lutz, MD - Associate Professor, Emeritus
  • Jennifer N. Sanmann, PhD, FACMG - Associate Professor, Adjunct

Team Support

Kim Tyrey, Operations Supervisor  |  email  |  402-559-6328
Cheri Bott, Office Associate  |  email  |  402-559-3602
Kristi Horeis, Office Associate  |  email  |  402-559-3446
Stella Watts, Office Associate  |  email  |  402-559-3602
Carley Knudsen
, Genetic Counseling Associate  |  email  |  402-559-6328
Mitchell McElfresh, Genetic Counseling Associate  |  email  |  402-559-1129
Natali Semerad
, Genetic Counseling Associate  |  email  |  402-559-2734
Kylie Vermeire
, Genetic Counseling Associate  |  email  |  402-559-8157

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