Dobson, Amy

Clinical Genetic Counselor/Genetic Service Coordinator

Dobson, Amy

Amy joined the Greenwood Genetic Center in 1997. She provides genetic service coordination for the Midlands South region of the SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs. The counties in this region include Richland, Lexington, Aiken, Newberry, Fairfield, and Calhoun.

Amy is certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. She is a member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors and the American Society of Human Genetics.

Contact Information

Office (803) 799-5390
Fax (803) 799-5391
[email protected]

Education

  • B.S., Molecular Genetics, Ohio State University, 1995
  • M.S., Genetic Counseling, University of South Carolina, 1997
Mother and son

A Rare Beauty

The lobby of the JC Self Research Institute at GGC was transformed into a garden – of sorts. The art exhibit titled ‘Rare Roses’ consisted of 12 paintings that depict real roses with genetic variations. The series was created by Nicole Shannon, an artist from Greenville. Nicole was inspired by her son, who has a rare genetic disorder, and other individuals with genetic differences. Quinn, now 4, was born with a myriad of health issues and ...

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