About Carly Grant, MS, LCGC

Ms. Grant joined the Center for Cancer Risk Assessment in 2015. She is a licensed genetic counselor, having earned a master’s degree in Genetic Counseling from Brandeis University in 2005 and a bachelor of science in Molecular Biology from Haverford College in 1997. After graduating from Brandeis University, she worked as a prenatal genetic counselor at Massachusetts General Hospital. From 2006-2009 she worked as a research genetic counselor at Boston Children’s Hospital where she also provided pediatric genetic counseling services. From 2009-2013 she gained experience in cancer genetics at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute where she worked with children and adults at risk for a variety of hereditary cancer syndromes. Ms. Grant has a love for teaching and enjoys providing outreach education about genetics to a diversity of audiences. She also enjoys research and is currently working on a study aimed at understanding the experiences and outcomes of patients who undergo multi-gene panel testing.

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