1. 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
  2. PhD Molecular Biology, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. BS - Major Biology / Minor Chemistry University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire
  4. Independent Study Project with Dr. Jong K. Lim, Biology Department University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire


  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


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