College of Health Sciences

Genetic Counseling Faculty

Kathy Valverde

Professor / Chair

Laura J. Conway

Associate Professor / Associate Director

Lisa R. Kessler

Assistant Professor

Genetic Counseling Medical Director

Ian Krantz

Medical Director

Adjunct Professors

  • Dana Farengo Clark, M.S., L.C.G.C., Abramson Cancer Center, Penn Medicine
  • Rosaria Love, Ph.D., Practicing Clinical Psychologist
  • Elizabeth McCormick, M.S., L.C.G.C., Metabolic Disease Program, Mitochondrial Medicine Center, Division of Human Genetics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Donna McDonald-McGinn, M.S., L.C.G.C., Chief, Section of Genetic Counseling; Associate Director, Division of Human Genetics; Director, 22q and You Center, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Danielle McKenna, M.S., L.C.G.C., Abramson Cancer Center, Penn Medicine
  • Livija Medne, M.S., L.C.G.C., co-director, Roberts Individualized Medical Genetics Center; Division of Human Genetics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Rebecca Mueller, M.S., L.C.G.C., University of Pennsylvania
  • Colleen Clarke Muraresku, M.S. L.C.G.C., Metabolic Disease Program, Mitochondrial Medicine Center, Division of Human Genetics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Sarah Raible, M.S., L.C.G.C., Division of Human Genetics, Center for Cornelia de Lange Syndrome and Related Diagnoses, Roberts Individualized Medical Genetics Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Jacquelyn Powers, M.S., L.C.G.C., Abramson Cancer Center, Penn Medicine
  • Steven Robbins, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Arcadia University
  • Cynthia Rutherford, M.A., Counselor, Arcadia University Counseling Center
  • Nancy Spinner, Ph.D., Department of Human Genetics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Christina Swanson, Ph.D., Department of Biology, Arcadia University
  • Lewis Waber, M.D., Ph.D., Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwest Medical Center/Children's Medical Center, retired
  • Susan Walther, M.S., L.C.G.C., GeneDx
  • Vivian Weinblatt, M.S., L.C.G.C., Integrated Genetics
  • Megan Wright, Ph.D., Department of Biology, Arcadia University