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Laura V. Barton is a Certified Genetic Counselor specializing in inherited cancer syndromes in the Moffitt Cancer Center Department of Personalized Medicine. She has been practicing as a genetic counselor at Moffitt for 4 years. Laura completed her Genetic Counselor training at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia, and earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Central Florida. She also has a Master’s degree in Bioethics and Medical Humanities from the University of South Florida. She is board certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling since 2012. In addition to providing genetic counseling to patients, she works closely with the Clinical Genomic Action Committee in reviewing results of tumor genomic testing to identify patients who may benefit from meeting with a genetic counselor. Laura serves on the ethics committee at Moffitt, and plays an active role in the genetic counselor training program at the University of South Florida as a clinical supervisor and lecturer.
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