Niri Carroll, MS, CGC
Education: BSc, Genetics, University of Manitoba, 2012. Master of Science in Genetic Counseling,
Brandeis University, 2015.
Areas of Expertise: Metabolics, General
Affiliations and Disclosures: None
Biography: Niri attended the University of Manitoba in her hometown of Winnipeg, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Genetics. She then earned her Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling at Brandeis University in 2015. She is a member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors and has previously been a member of the Canadian Association of Genetic Counsellors as well. Niri is passionate about equal access to genetic counseling and genetic testing and she aims to provide high quality healthcare to all patients. Although Niri lives in Canada currently she still holds a genetic counselor license in California.
Publications & Presentations:
- Carroll, N. and Welborn, J. Going Against The Grain: The decision to test a minor for a familial BRCA1 mutation in an extenuating circumstance. Poster presented at NSGC Annual Education Conference, 2019 Nov 5-8, 2019, Salt Lake City, UT.
- Carroll, N. and Welborn, J. The Utility of Somatic Testing for Diagnosis of FAP: a case report. Poster
presented at UC Davis Human Genomics Symposium, 2019 Nov 22, Sacramento, CA.