Elizabeth A Varga, MS, LGC

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Elizabeth Varga is a Licensed Genetic Counselor and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University. Ms. Varga provides genetic counseling and facilitates genetic and genomic testing for patients and families with hereditary blood disorders or suspected hereditary predisposition to cancer. She also serves as co-director of the Hematology/Oncology/BMT personalized medicine program and is involved with clinical and research protocols through the Institute for Genomic Medicine at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Ms. Varga serves on the Board of Directors for the National Society of Genetic Counselors, and has participated in education and advocacy as part of the National Blood Clot Alliance.

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Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Innovator of the Year Award, Nationwide Children’s Hospital Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT, 2015
  • Winner- CLARITY Undiagnosed (Genomics) Challenge, Team Member, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2015
  • Board of Directors, National Society of Genetic Counselors, 2018 - 2020
Professional Experience

2017 - Present Institute for Genomic Medicine, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Cancer Genomic Counselor

2015 - Present Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Hem/Onc/BMT Genetic and Genomic Services Coordinator; Co-Director of Personalized Medicine

2010 - 2015 Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Genetic Counselor

2006 - 2010 Center for Molecular and Human Genetics, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Research Coordinator/Genetic Counselor

2004 - 2006 Division of Human Genetics, Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University, Genetic Counselor

2002 - 2004 Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Genetic Counselor

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Hematology & Oncology