Liane Abrams, LCGC, MS

Genetic counselor

Liane Abrams is a licensed certified genetic counselor with the Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program. She specializes in genetic counseling for inherited cancer syndromes but also has extensive experience in pediatric genetics, with a special interest in fragile X-associated disorders. She was previously a genetics counselor at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland and a genetic specialist at the National Fragile X Foundation.

Abrams completed her bachelor of science degree in molecular biology at San Jose State University and earned a master of science degree in genetic counseling at the University of California, Berkeley. She is an adjunct professor in the Master of Science in Genetic Counseling Program at California State University, Stanislaus.


Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program at Mission Bay
1825 Fourth St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158-2351
Phone: (415) 885-7779
Fax: (415) 885-3787

Conditions & Treatments

  • Hereditary Cancer Syndromes

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San Jose State University, BS, Molecular Biology
UC Berkeley, MS, Genetic Counseling 1985