Ilana Solomon

Ilana Solomon, Sc.M., M.A., L.C.G.C.

  • Cancer Risk Counselor, Clinical Cancer Genetics

Ilana Solomon, Sc.M., M.A., L.C.G.C.

Clinical Specialties
  • Genetic Counseling
Areas of Expertise
  • Cancer Risk Assessment
  • Hereditary Gastric Cancer

Ilana Solomon, ScM, MA, LCGC is a board-certified genetic counselor focusing in cancer risk assessment. She graduated from the Johns Hopkins/ National Human Genome Research Institute Genetic Counseling Training Program in January 2013. Previously trained as an anthropologist, she also holds a masters degree in physical anthropology from New York University and a bachelors degree in anthropology from Binghamton University. Ilana joined the City of Hope Division of Clinical Cancer Genetics in March of 2013. Her past research focuses on the psychosocial impact of receiving Variants of Unknown Significance (VUS). She currently specializes in hereditary gastrointestinal syndromes focusing on hereditary gastric cancer. Ilana also has interests in patient-centered care, risk communication, the concept of uncertainty in healthcare and community outreach.

Locations

Duarte

1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA, 91010

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Phone :  626-256-4673

Degrees

  • John Hopkins/National Human Genome Research Institute, Baltimore, MD, Genetic Counseling Training Program
  • New York University, New York, NY, M.S., Physical Anthropology
  • Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, B.S., Anthropology
  • Board Certified Genetic Counselor

Information listed here is obtained from Pubmed, a public database; City of Hope is not responsible for its accuracy.

  • National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC)
  • Collaborative Group of the Americas on Inherited Colorectal Cancer
  • NSGC Public Policy Task Force
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