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Shannan M Dixon

Shannan M Dixon M.S., CGC

Academic Title: Assistant Professor
Primary Appointment: Pediatrics
Location: Howard Hall, 570B
Phone: (410) 706-4713
Fax: (410) 706-1644

Personal History:

Shannan DeLany Dixon is the Director of Master's in Genetic Counseling Program at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics. Shannan received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a concentration in genetics from the Pennsylvania State University.

Shannan received her Master of Science degree in Genetic Counseling from Arcadia University and is certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. She has worked in a wide variety of genetics settings; including prenatal, pediatric and metabolic clinics.

Research Interests:

The genetics of population isolates

Clinical Speciality:

Pediatric genetics and cancer genetics