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Janice Berliner

Janice has been a board certified genetic counselor for more than 30 years, having earned her Master of Science in Human Genetics/Genetic Counseling from the University of Michigan. She has served on the boards of directors of the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) and the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC), and chaired the 2008 NSGC Annual Education Conference. Janice has served as the Editor-in-Chief of Perspectives, the NSGC quarterly newsletter, and on the editorial board of the Journal of Genetic Counseling.

She has written several book chapters, published a number of scholarly articles, and edited a book entitled Ethical Dilemmas in Genetics and Genetic Counseling: Principles through Case Scenarios. This is her first work of fiction. Janice lives in New Jersey with her husband of 29 years, and has three amazing adult children.

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Janice Berliner
20 January 2020
Genetics
 I asked some friends recently what they'd like to read about in this blog. One of them answered that she'd like to learn about common genetic conditions like color blindness and heterochromia. Perhaps you've been wondering a...
Janice Berliner
10 December 2019
Genetics
For anyone who has read Far from the Tree by Andrew Solomon, you know that his premise is that diversity is what unites us all. He explains that individuals from different families who have the same type of trait or condition are ...
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