Sara Cherny, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor III, Cardiology

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Genetics, Genomics and Metabolism), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Sara is proud to be the first genetic counselor in the Section of Cardiology here at Lurie Children's. Her role is a combination of patient care, program development, and research. She graduated with her Master of Science in Genetic Counseling from the University of Minnesota in 2007, and has experience in pediatric, prenatal, and cardiovascular genetic counseling. Her wide range of experience allows her to provide comprehensive care for patients in the Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic.

Education & Training

Education: University of Minnesota, 2007

Board Certifications: Certified Genetic Counselors

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