Shelly Weiss, MS, CGC, joined NorthShore University HealthSystem Center for Medical Genetics in 2009. She graduated from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2007 with a B.S. in Brain, Behavior and Cognitive Science, and received a Master of Science degree from the Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling at Northwestern University in 2009. Her clinical interests include providing risk assessment and genetic counseling for adult-onset conditions and working with pediatric patients alongside their families for a variety of indications. She is a current member of the Chicago Center for Jewish Genetic Disorders's Associate Board and also serves as resource for Be Bright Pink, an organization that provides support and education for women who are at high risk of breast and ovarian cancer.