Pediatric Specialties — Genetics
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Our Team

The division is staffed by two board-certified physicians including one of only 14 board-certified medical biochemical genetics physicians in the nation. In addition, we have four, full-time genetic counselors, who have master's degrees and certification in genetic counseling, plus one metabolic nutritionist who is a registered dietician trained specifically in metabolic nutrition.

Physicians:
Patricia Galvin-Parton, MD - Division Chief
Margaret M. McGovern, MD, PhD - Professor and Chair of Pediatrics

Genetic Counselors:
Linda Buttice, MS, CGC
Theresa Dugger, MS
Gwen Goldstein, MS, CGC
Jody Weiss-Burns, MS, CGC

Nutritionist:
Charlene Brechisci, RD