September 28, 2021

Congratulations to Erika Chick for being selected as the 2021 James V. Neel Genetic Counseling Fellowship recipient!

The James V. Neel Lecture in Human Genetics honors the legacy of James Neel through lectures by prominent genetic researchers and fellowship awards to outstanding graduate education students.

Genetic Counseling graduate student, Erika Chick has been chosen as the 2021 recipient of the James V. Neel Genetic Counseling Fellowship. The committee for this award has selected Erika for her proposal titled “Genetic Diagnosis Beyond the Clinic: Exploring Impacts in Special Education.” As the recipient of this award, Erika will receive funding toward her tuition and will give a presentation on her findings at the 2022 James V. Neel Symposium this coming Spring.