Joanne Becker, MS Print Friendly Page
Joanne M. Becker, MS, is a Senior Distinguished Clinical Genetics Counselor with UW Health and the UW Carbone Cancer Center. She also works closely with the staff and patients seen in the UW Health Breast Center. Joanne received her MS degree in Medical Genetics from the University of Wisconsin and is a board-certified genetics counselor. She has been working as a cancer genetics counselor for more than 20 years.
Joanne enjoys working with individuals and their families to help them better understand the role of genetics in cancer and the importance of recognizing persons who may be at increased risk for cancer. Our knowledge about cancer genetics is continually growing, and our ability to provide information in an understandable way to individuals and families is one of her goals.
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