Clinical Genetics

Trainees

Medical Genetics Residency Program

Douglas Ball, MD, MA

Contact Information:

Tel: 212-305-6731
Fax: 212-305-9058

Education

  • University of Utah, BA, 1989
  • Washington University in St. Louis, MD, 1995
  • Washington University in St. Louis, MA, 1995
  • UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, DrPH candidate

Postgraduate Training

  • Intern and Resident in Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 1997
  • General Preventive Medicine and Public Health Resident, Department of Community & Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, NY, 2006

Interests/Specialties

  • Public Health Genetics and Genomics
  • Genetic and Genomic Health Policy
  • Translational Medicine

Silvana B. Dangiolo, MD

Contact Information:

Tel: (212) 305-6731
Fax: 212-305-9058
Email: sbd9008@nyp.org

Education

  • University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, MD

Postgraduate Training

  • Training in bone marrow transplant, Favaloro Foundation, Buenos Aires, 2012
  • Residency in Hematology Oncology, University of Illinois, Chicago, 2011
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Mt. Sinai, Chicago, 2009-2010
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Hospital Necker Enfants Malades, Paris University Rene Descartes, 2005-2008
  • Research Fellow in Hypertension , Nephrology and Biophysics in Mayo Clinic 2001-2002

Postdoctoral Fellows

Vimla Aggarwal

Contact Information:

Tel: 212-305-6460
Fax: 212-305-7436
Email: vsa2105@columbia.edu

Education:

  • Doctorate in Medicine - Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S), Lokmanya Tilak Muniicipal Medical College, Mumbai, India, 1996-2002

Postgraduate Training:

  • Doctorate in Medicine - Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S), Lokmanya Tilak Muniicipal Medical College, Mumbai, India, 2008- present
  • Research Associate, Department of Molecular Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine(Laboratory of Dr. Bernice Morrow), 2003-2008
  • Medical Internship, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital, Mumbai, India, 2001-2002

Interests/Specialties:

  • Cytogenetics
  • Chromosome microarray

Lesley Northrop, PhD

Contact Information:

Tel: (212) 305-6460
Fax: (212) 605-7436
Email: len2115@columbia.edu

Education:

  • State University of New York, Potsdam, NY, B.S., 1992-1996
  • Boston University, Boston, MA, M.S., 2002-2004
  • Boston University, Boston, MA, Ph.D., 2004-2007

Postgraduate Training:

  • Post-doctoral Fellow – Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey, Molecular Biology and Genetics, 2007-2010
  • Research Fellow – Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey, Molecular Biology and Genetics, 2010-2011

Interests/Specialties:

  • Reproductive Genetics
  • Embryology
  • Human aneuploidy