Richardson, Ellen

Clinical Genetic Counselor

Richardson, Ellen

Ellen graduated from the University of South Carolina Genetic Counseling Program and joined the Greenwood Genetic Center in 2020. Ellen provides genetic
counseling in general, metabolic, and oncology clinics. She is a member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors and is certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling.

Contact Information

Office (864) 388-1724
Fax (864) 941-8114
Email erichardson@ggc.org

Education

  • B.S. Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina, 2011
  • M.S. Biological Sciences, University of South Carolina, 2014
  • M.S. Genetic Counseling, University of South Carolina, 2020

Selected Publications

  • Yuqi Qiu, Thomas Arbogast, Sandra Martin Lorenzo, Hongying Li,1 Shih C. Tang, Ellen Richardson, Oanh Hong, Shawn Cho, Omar Shanta, Timothy Pang, Christina Corsello, Curtis K. Deutsch, Claire Chevalier, Erica E. Davis, Lilia M. Iakoucheva, Yann Herault, Nicholas Katsanis, Karen Messer, Jonathan Sebat, Oligogenic Effects of 16p11.2 Copy-Number Variation on Craniofacial Development, Cell Reports, Volume 28, Issue 13, 24 September 2019, Pages 3320-3328.
  • Anna Lindstrand, Stephan Frangakis, Claudia M.B. Carvalho, Ellen B. Richardson, Kelsey A. McFadden, Jason R. Willer, Davut Pehlivan, Pengfei Liu, Igor L. Pediaditakis, Aniko Sabo, Richard Alan Lewis, Eyal Banin, James R. Lupski, Erica E. Davis, Nicholas Katsanis, Copy-Number Variation Contributes to the Mutational Load of Bardet-Biedl Syndrome, The American Journal of Human Genetics, Volume 99, Issue 2, 4 August 2016, Pages 318-336, ISSN 0002-9297, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajhg.2015.04.023

Meet The Jones Family

The journey to becoming parents did not start as an easy one for my husband and I. We suffered the heartache of miscarriage and the unimaginable pain of burying our first born child. Our son, sweet 1 lb 1.4 ounce, 12 inches long, teeny, tiny little Joseph “Hamilton” Jones was born with spina bifida, hydrocephalus, and a heart defect. It tore our hearts out leaving the hospital without him, knowing our dreams and hope for the future were shattered....

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