Section of Genetics Directory

Genetics Section Chief
Sanjay Bidichandani, MBBS, PhD
Director, Genetics Research Laboratory
CHF Claire Gordon Duncan Chair
David L. Boren Professor of Pediatrics
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Physicians and Physician’s Assistants
Danielle DeMarzo, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor

Abby Moeller, MHS, PA-C
Physician Assistant II
   
John J. Mulvihill, MD
Professor
CHF Kimberly V. Talley Chair in Genetics

Ashley C. Taylor, MHS, PA-C
Physician Assistant II

Chun-Hui (Anne) Tsai, MD, FACMG
Professor

Genetic Counselors
Melissa Hall, MS, LCGC
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor

Darcy Huismann, MS, LCGC
Clinical ​Assistant Professor
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor

Alexandrea Wadley, MMSc, LCGC
Clinical Assistant Professor
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor

Anna Wright, MS, LGC
Licensed Genetic Counselor

Erin L. Youngs, MS, LCGC
Clinical Assistant Professor
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor

Metabolic Program
Julie Boyd, RN, MSN
Newborn Screening Program
Metabolic LTFU Coordinator

Ashley L. Ethriedge, MS, RD/LD
Metabolic Nutritionist

Research Staff
Gene Hallford, PhD
Research Assistant Professor
OSCTR Program Director

Brenda Schlinke, RN, BSN
Research Study Coordinator

Laboratories
Sanjay Bidichandani, MBBS, PhD
Director, Genetics Research Laboratory
CHF Claire Gordon Duncan Chair
David L. Boren Professor of Pediatrics
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Shibo Li, MD
Director, Molecular Genetics and Cytogenetics Laboratory
Professor of Pediatrics

Dharambir K. Sanghera, PhD
Director, Genetic Epidemiology Laboratory
Professor

XinJing Wang, MD, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor
Associate Director, Molecular Genetics and Cytogenetics Laboratory

Andrea Wierenga, PhD
Director, Biochemical Genetics Laboratory
Clinical Assistant Professor

Administration
​Shona Whitehead, BA, C-TAGME
Sr Administrative Manager

Melissa C. Jones
Sr. Administrative Coordinator

Janice R. Lawrence
Sr. Administrative Assistant

Robert McColl​um
Administrative Coordinator

Danielle M. Otis, BA
Administrative Coordinator