Allison (Goetsch) Weisman, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor II, Genetics, Genomics and Metabolism
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Genetics, Genomics and Metabolism), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Allison is the clinic coordinator for the Neurofibromatosis Clinic and provides genetic counseling to patients and families in the Gender & Sex Development Program. She graduated with her Master of Science in Genetic Counseling from Northwestern University in 2014. In 2016, Allison was the “CodeTalker” award winner – a patient nominated national award for excellence in genetic counseling. In addition to her clinical role, Allison conducts research related to fertility preservation and the transition from pediatric to adult care. She also advocates for improved access to genetic services and genetic privacy as President of the Illinois Society of Genetic Professionals.
Education & Training
Education: DePaul University, 2014
Board Certifications: Certified Genetic Counselors
Professional Organizations: Illinois Society of Genetic Professionals