The Joan H. Marks Graduate Program in Human Genetics
About Human Genetics
Home of the nation’s first—and still largest—program in human genetics, Sarah Lawrence has trained more than half of the country’s genetic counselors. Characterized by innovation at the nexus of health, science, and society, this world-renowned program prepares students for careers educating not only patients, but also doctors, other health professionals, and the public at large.
In the Human Genetics program, students:
Are placed at a total of seven sites from a wealth of fieldwork options at nearly 50 centers in the New York City area
Study with a faculty comprised of top scientists from the area’s genetic centers
Attend weekly on-campus discussions with leading researchers
Develop a community outreach project, targeting an audience to educate about a particular set of relevant genetic information
Anne Greb named new program director
We are pleased to announce that Anne E. Greb, MS, CGC has been named director of the Joan H. Marks Graduate Program in Human Genetics. She will begin on February 1, 2014. Read a recent press release to learn more about Anne's impressive career and experience.
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