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Connor D. Linehan, M.S.

Instructor/Clinical
Academic Office Location:

UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.James Madison UniversityBiology
M.S.Virginia Commonwealth UniversityGenetic Counseling

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
PracticumClinical Cytogenetics - Two-week overview of clinical cytogenetic techniques, applications, and relevant disorders - Hands on experience included microarray interpretation, cell culture, and karyotype generation
PracticumMolecular Diagnostics - Two-week overview a clinical molecular diagnostics lab including techniques, interpretation, and variant classification - Hands on experience included multiple PCR techniques, next generation sequencing, software experience, and test report generation

Other

  • Master's Thesis: An Exploration of State Medicaid Policies Governing the Coverage of Genetic Testing for the Genes BRCA1 and BRCA2 (Currently cataloguing what policies are in place at various Medicaid departments across the country in regard to covering/denying coverage for BRCA1/2 genetic testing)
    2018 Jun;
Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Weekly case presentations in VCU Clinical Conference: 5-10 minute discussion on one patient seen recently including indication, evaluation, recommendations, and the natural history of the given disorderOtherWeekly case presentations in VCU Clinical Conference2018VCU
Journal club presentations - Once per year in depth discussion on a recently published primary article of interest to the clinical team2018VCU