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Meet Our Students and Alumni

CURRENT STUDENTS


Class of 2022

Top row (l to r):Tonya Bortz, Carly Danzi, Naomi Eisner, Gabrielle Garizio, Melissa Guida, Rebecca Heilman

LIU Post Genetic counseling class of 2022Bottom row (l to r): Gabrielle Hissong, Lincoln Johe, Michelle Ng, Kaitlin Stokes, Michael Van Andel, Sylvia Wasserman






Class of 2021

Genetic counseling class of 2021

Top row (l to r): Marissa Barbata, Holly Brown, Faatima Ellahy, Maya Galloway, Mystimarie Geiger, Melissa Gillick
Bottom row (l to r): Samantha Leitao, Olivia Maher, Meghan McGath, Elizabeth Palmer, Shannon Terek, Kylie Whalen



ALUMNI



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

Members of the class of 2020 are currently employed as genetic counselors at a wide variety of institutions such as Northwell Health, Kapiolani Women's Medical Center, Sutter Health; Palo Alto Medical Foundation, University of Colorado Health, and Michael DeBakey VA Medical Center.





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


The overall pass rate for the class of 2019 on the ABGC board-certification exam is 100%. 100% of the alumni in the class of 2019 are currently employed as genetic counselors.  Some of the institutions that they work at include: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Sema4, Columbia University Medical Center, and Akron Children’s Hospital.



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 first time pass rate for the class of 2018 on the ABGC board-certification exam is 87.5%. 7 out of 8 students passed the exam on their first sitting.  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




CONTACT

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Nathaniel Bowditch, Dean