1. BS - Major Biology / Minor Chemistry University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
  2. Independent Study Project with Dr. Jong K. Lim, Biology Department University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
  3. PhD Molecular Biology, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. Post Doctoral Fellowship - Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Division of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology. Directed by Drs. Stephen N. Thibodeau, D. Brian Dawson, Kevin C. Halling, and W. Edward Highsmith Mayo Clinic in Rochester


  1. American Board of Medical Genetics

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology


  • Clinical next generation DNA sequencing
  • Quality control and quality assurance in the molecular diagnostic laboratory
  • Mutation identification in the ATP7B gene in patients with Wilson's disease
  • Cancer genetics


See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.


See a description of research activities.