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The Path Forward

Colleen Dougherty, MS, CGC

Clinical Coordinator

MS, Genetic Counseling, University of California at Berkeley; BA - Psychology, University of Notre Dame

Colleen is the Clinical Coordinator for the Masters Program in Genetic Counseling, arranging fieldwork rotations for students at many locations across the United States. She graduated from the Genetic Counseling program at University of California at Berkeley in 1991. From there she went to work in several different areas of clinical genetics before taking the job of Clinical Coordinator for the Howard University Genetic Counseling program. After a move to Chicago, she joined the team at Northwestern University, ultimately working as Program Director. Colleen has lived in Ireland and Bermuda, loves sports, card games and is currently learning to play Bridge.