Amber Gemmell, M.S., CGC, joined UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Cancer Genetics program after graduating with her Master of Science in genetic counseling from the University of Minnesota in 2016. She sees patients at risk for hereditary cancer syndromes at multiple UT Southwestern clinics.

In addition to her clinical roles, she is actively involved in research, education, and community outreach. Her current research focuses on the management practices of genetic counselors in families with unexplained, complex histories of cancer, as well as outcomes of UT Southwestern’s pancreatic cancer prevention program.

Education & Training
  • Internship - Shanda Phippen, CGC (2015-2015)
  • Internship - Children's Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota (2006-2016)
  • Undergraduate School - University of Manitoba Max Rady College of Medicine (2009-2014)
  • Internship - Minnesota Department of Health (2014-2014)
  • Internship - University of Minnesota/Cytogenetic Laboratory (2014-2015)
  • Internship - Fairview Health Services (2014-2015)
  • Internship - Winnipeg Health Sciences Center Genetics (2015-2015)
  • Internship - University of Minnesota Medical Center/Maternal-Fetal Medicine (2015-2015)
  • Internship - University of Minnesota Health (2016-2016)
  • Graduate School - University of Minnesota College of Biological Sciences (2014-2016)
  • Other Post Graduate Training - University of Minnesota (2014-2016)

Clinical Focus

  • Cancer Genetics

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