Kristen Young, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor I, Genetics, Genomics and Metabolism



Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

225 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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Kristen received her Master of Science in Genetic Counseling from Northwestern University in 2019. She joined Lurie Children’s in 2020 as a genetic counselor in The Chicago Institute for Fetal Health. Prior to this, her experience includes working as a clinical preconception and prenatal genetic counselor. Kristen is also an active member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors, serving on the Access and Service Delivery committee.

Education & Training

Education: Northwestern University, 2019

Board Certifications: Certified Genetic Counselors