Center for Clinical Genetics
and Genomics

Shenin Dettwyler, MS, LCGC

Shenin Dettwyler
Position
  • Cancer genetic counselor
    Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Education
  • MS from University of Michigan
    2016 – Ann Arbor, MI
  • BS from Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    2012 – Indiana, PA
Certifications
  • Certified Genetic Counselor
  • American Board of Genetic Counseling
Licensure
  • Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine
Professional Interests
  • Cancer genetic counseling
  • Genetic counseling education
  • Interdisciplinary care
Professional Statement
As a certified genetic counselor with the UPMC Cancer Genetics Program, I am dedicated to helping patients and their families understand genetic risk information in order for them to make informed genetic testing and management decisions. I am also interested in the education and supervision of genetic counseling students. My research interests include interdisciplinary care (in particular, with Certified Nurse-Midwives) and the evolution of genetic testing panels in clinical practice.
Memberships
  • National Society of Genetic Counselors
Contact
dettwylers@mail.magee.edu
Magee-Womens Hospital
300 Halket Street, Suite 1651
Pittsburgh, PA 15213