Beaumont Children's Hospital Clinical Genetics

Beaumont Children's Hospital Clinical Genetics



Cheryl E. Harper, MS, CGC. Ms. Harper is the Coordinator of the Division of Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Beaumont Health System/Beaumont Children’s Hospital, Royal Oak where she sees patients in the pediatric/general genetics clinic. Ms. Harper earned a Master of Science degree in Genetic Counseling from Sarah Lawrence College . Ms. Harper is board certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics (1987) and is a Charter member and diplomate of the American Board of Genetic Counseling (1993); Ms. Harper was re-certified by ABGC in 2006. Ms. Harper is an active member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) and has served in several leadership positions within NSGC including the Chair of the Licensure Subcommittee, Chair of the Public Policy Committee, and the Board of Directors as Secretary/Treasurer Elect. Ms. Harper has been a Board member of the Michigan Association of Genetic Counselors as the Chair of its Professional Development committee. Ms. Harper has devoted a great deal of time to educational endeavors including being a clinical supervisor for genetic counseling graduate students, conducting educational presentations to physicians, medical students, nurses, social workers, and high school students. Ms. Harper is an Associate Professor at the Oakland University William Beaumont Hospital School of Medicine and a visiting lecturer for the Genetic Counseling Graduate Program at Wayne State University.


Contact Information

Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics
Wayne State University School of Medicine
3127 Scott Hall
540 E. Canfield Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201

Administrative Office:
(313) 577-6298
Fax: (313) 577-9137