Gillian Hooker, PHD, ScM, LCGC

Gillian Hooker, PhD, ScM, LCGC, past president of the ­National Society of Genetic Counselors. She is an adjunct associate professor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and vice president of clinical development at Concert Genetics, both in Nashville. ConcertGenetics.com

Genetic Medicine

When Genetic Testing Can and Can’t Save Your Life

Until recently, genetic testing for medical purposes has brought to mind inherited changes (mutations) in so-called BRCA genes, which increase…