Facing a genetic legacy can be a challenge as well as an opportunity to own and shape your story. It is an honor to support people on this journey.
Where I see patients (2)
Julie Mak is a genetic counselor who works with patients investigating all types of hereditary cancer, with a special focus on gynecologic cancers. She is a supervisor at the UCSF Hereditary Cancer Clinic.
As an undergraduate at Stanford University, Mak earned a combined degree in biological science and German studies. She then completed a master's degree in neuroscience, with a focus on genetics, at Stanford. She earned a master's degree in genetic counseling from the University of Toronto.
Stanford University, MS, Neurosciences, 1999
University of Toronto, MS, Genetic Counseling, 2002
Genetic Counselor, American Board of Genetic Counseling