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Biology

Meet Our Students and Alumni

CURRENT STUDENTS


Class of 2020

Genetic counseling class of 2020

Top row (l to r): Risa Abittan, Hailey Hein, Jessica Honkomp, Naomi Horowitz, Halle Kevern 
Bottom row (l to r): Jonathan Klassen, Kyira Larry, Leyla Nielsen, Liam Riddle, Malka Rosenberg



Class of 2019 

Genetic counseling class of 2019

Top row (l to r): Erin Barone, Nicole Cacace, Stephanie Eng, Tamar Forman, Sarah Gervasi, Jennifer Kennedy, Mckenzie Mitchell
Bottom row (l to r): Susan Reilly, Alexa Rosenblum, Elizabeth Schweitzer, Emily Solem, Elana Spitz, Kara Vitalone




ALUMNI


Class of 2018

Top row (l to r): Brittany Brassell, Rachel Goldberg, Brianna Gross, Dani Kupperman 
Bottom row (l to r): Haley Nisson, Deborah Paul, Chana Ratner, Chevi Strum

The pass rate for the class of 2018 on the ABGC board-certification exam is 80% as of August 2018 (5 out of 8 graduates have taken the exam as of August 2018).  100% of the alumni in the class of 2018 are currently employed as genetic counselors.  Some of the institutions that they work at include: Johns Hopkins Genomics, the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), Children’s National Hospital, and Hackensack University Medical Center.



Class of 2017

Top row (l to r): Rachel Higdon, Jessica Kenney, Samantha Melnick
Bottom row (l to r): Jamina Oomen, Pooja Swaroop, Victoria Tecson

The overall pass rate for the class of 2017 on the ABGC board-certification exam is 100%.  100% of the alumni in the class of 2017 are currently employed as genetic counselors.  Some of the institutions that they work at include: Texas Children’s Hospital, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai, Good Samaritan Hospital, and Kaiser Permanente.


Class of 2016

Genetic Counseling Class of 2016

Top row (l to r): Sara Malka Cohen, Emily Lundberg, Janet Malcolmson
Bottom row (l to r): Rachel Rabin, Emily Rosen, Jaime Tramontana

The overall pass rate for the class of 2016 on the ABGC board-certification exam is 100%.  100% of the alumni in the class of 2016 are currently employed as genetic counselors.  Some of the institutions that they work at include: Columbia University Medical Center, NYU Langone Medical Center, St. Peter’s University Hospital, and Northwell Health.


Class of 2015

Genetic Counseling Class of 2015l to r: Mikaela Lum, Lee Ann McCoy, Nikki Salvatore
Marie Chuldzhyan (not pictured)




Class of 2014

Genetic Counseling Class of 2014Top row (l to r): Lauren Giannetti, Alex Markese, Michelle Primiano
Bottom row (l to r): Jay Shaw, Elizabeth Strawderman Monast, Francesca Tubito 




Class of 2013

Genetic Counseling Class of 2013Top row (l to r): Lauren Ely, Julie Handy, Katherine Fink
Bottom row (l to r): Jessica Miles, Sabrina Mobilio, Victoria Schoepke




Class of 2012

Genetic Counseling Class of 2012l to r: Virginia Sack, Calvin Chan, Caitlin Peters, Veena Ganesh, Amanda Brosseau


ALUMNI PHOTOS
Graduation 2013   Graduation 2013
Graduation 2014   Graduation 2014

LIU Post Genetic Counseling Alumni Reunion 2014 (NSGC)   Alumni Reunion at NSGC AEC Conference 2014 (New Orleans)

Back row (l to r): Elizabeth Strawderman Monast ('14), Nancy Steinberg Warren (Past Interim Director), Jay Shaw ('14), Michaela Lum ('15), Nikki Salvatore ('15), Francesa Tubito ('14), Lauren Giannetti ('14), Amanda Brosseau ('12), LeeAnn McCoy ('15), Veena Ganesh ('12), Caitlin Peters ('12)Front row (l to r): Jill Fischer (Director), Ginny Sack ('12)


CONTACT

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Nathaniel Bowditch, Dean

Joan Ruckel
Executive Assistant to the Dean