American Family Children's Hospital

The mission of the UW Carbone Cancer Center (UWCCC) Cancer Genetics (GN) Scientific Program is to advance our understanding of the genetic basis of cancer risk and tumor progression and further to apply this knowledge to cancer prevention, early detection and therapy.

Program Leaders

Michael A. Newton, PhDEmery Bresnick, PhD


To achieve its mission, the GN Program, with the support of UWCCC, has developed an intellectual framework integrating genomic technologists, computational scientists and geneticists.