Fletcher, Robin

Laboratory Genetic Counselor

Fletcher, Robin

Robin Fletcher joined the Greenwood Genetic Center in the fall of 2014 as a laboratory genetic counselor. She worked for two years as a prenatal genetic counselor in Atlanta followed by 13 years as a public health genetic counselor for the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. While in western NC, she coordinated satellite pediatric genetics clinics, provided prenatal, preconceptional and cancer risk counseling, and offered educational programs. In 2007, she turned her focus to education and for the past seven years taught high school biology in the Greenville and Pickens County schools.

Robin serves as liaison between the GGC Diagnostic Laboratories and our network of referring physicians, genetic counselors and other healthcare providers. 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) 388-1055
Fax (864) 941-8133
rfletcher@ggc.org

Education

  • B.S., Textile Chemistry, Clemson University, 1989

  • M.S., Genetic Counseling, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, 1991

  • Board Certification, American Board of Genetic Counseling
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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