Center for Clinical Genetics
and Genomics

Luanne Fraer, MS, LCGC

Luanne Fraer, MS, LCGC
Position
  • Pregnancy Screening Laboratory Supervisor
  • Adjunct Instructor
    Human Genetics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh
Education
  • MS-Human Genetics-Genetic Counseling from University of Pittsburgh
    1987-Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • BS-Biology-Slippery Rock University
    1984- Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
Certifications
  • Board Certified Licensed Genetic Counselor
  • American Board of Genetic Counseling
Professional Interests
  • Pregnancy Screening included first and second-trimester screening.
  • Prenatal Genetic Counseling
  • The efficacy of screening modalities for detecting genetic conditions and fetal anomalies during pregnancy.
Professional Statement

As the supervisor of the Pregnancy Screening Laboratory at Magee-Womens Hospital I am dedicated to providing accurate First and Second-trimester screening results. I have work to communicate results to the referring physicians and provide consultation regarding follow-up for abnormal results. I have provided prenatal genetic counseling to help patients better understand information regarding the implications of prenatal ultrasound findings, testing options, genetic risk assessment, and plans for management.

Publications
Contact
fraelm@mail.magee.edu
412-641-4886
Department of Genetics
Magee-Womens Hospital
300 Halket Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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