Genetics Program

The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Genetics Program provides genetic counseling and testing to people who may be at risk for certain diseases due to a personal or family history of a genetic condition. A genetic counselor is a health professional with a graduate degree in medical genetics and counseling.

Personalized Consultations

Our genetic counselors provide personalized consultation regarding:

  • A person’s risk for genetic disease
  • How genes are linked to disease
  • How disease is inherited
  • Genetic testing
  • Options for early disease detection

As an academic medical center, Froedtert & the Medical College have the expertise to offer comprehensive testing, counseling and referrals to appropriate specialists and services. In certain cases, interested people may be able to participate in various genetic research trials throughout the country.

Genetic Screening Services

The Genetics Program currently offers the following types of genetic screening and counseling related to the following clinical services:

Meet our Genetic Counselors

Morgan Depas, MS, CGC

Depas, Morgan, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor Specialty: Gynecologic Oncology
Kendra Mikulec, MS

Eaves, Kendra, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor Specialty: Maternal-Fetal Medicine; Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
Jennifer Geurts, MS, CGC

Geurts, Jennifer, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor Specialty: Gynecologic Oncology
Amanda Jaquart, MS, CGC

Jacquart, Amanda, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor Specialty: Gynecologic Oncology
Stachowiak, Samantha, MS, CGC

Stachowiak, Samantha, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor Specialty: Gynecologic Oncology; Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Thomsen, Allison, MS, CGC

Thomsen, Allison, MS, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor Specialty: Maternal-Fetal Medicine; Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility