Dr. Powell’s Laboratory
Dr. Powell is a pediatric geneticist with expertise in hearing loss, newborn genetic screenings and rare diseases. Her research interests include:
- The ethical, legal and social implications (ELSI) of genomics research as new technologies emerge and the field expands.
- Improvement and implementation of advanced newborn screenings to identify rare diseases.
- Easing disease burden for patients and families with rare disease, including hearing loss, Angelman syndrome and Prader-Willi syndrome.