Heather Pierce Ph.D.
Genetic Counsellor

Heather earned a Ph.D. in Genetics and Molecular Biology in 1997, and she earned an M.S. in Genetic Counselling at the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York in 1999. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling, and is currently pursuing GCRB Registration. She served previously as a genetic counsellor at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center,  Director of the Clinical Genetic Service and Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center, and as a genetic counsellor specializing in exome sequencing at GeneDx, Inc. in Maryland. She joined the Addenbrooke’s team as a genetic counsellor in 2015 and currently works in cancer and general genetics at clinics in Cambridge and King’s Lynn.