Washington, Camerun

Clinical Genetic Counselor

Washington, Camerun

Camerun joined the Greenwood Genetic Center in 2019. He is a graduate of the Genetic Counseling Program at Virginia Commonwealth University and works in GGC’s Greenville office providing general genetic counseling to pediatric and adult patients. Camerun is a member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors and is certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling.

Contact information

Office (864) 672-7897
Fax (864) 250-9582
cwashington@ggc.org

Education

  • B.A., Modern Languages (French) & B.S., with Honors Distinction, Biology, Winthrop University, 2017
  • M.S., Genetic Counseling, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2019

Presentations

  • Saving money on medical genetic tests: An exploration in utilization management [2019] Virginia Association of Genetic Counselors, Richmond, VA.
  • The impact of high and moderate penetrance breast cancer gene alterations on familial cascade testing in multi-gene panel positive probands [2018] Reineke, P. Tandy-Connor, S. Summerour, P. Washington, C. LaDuca, H. American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG), Charlotte, NC.
Lucy's Story

Lucy's Story

When our daughter Lucy had a metabolic crisis at 7 days old, we were shocked and devastated to find out that she was born with a rare genetic disorder (MSUD). Her newborn screening results did not make it back in time to prevent the crisis, and no one at our local hospital was familiar with the disease. They did not know how to treat her. Calls were made to Greenwood Genetic Center to confirm her diagnosis...

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