Spotlight on Testing: CYP2D6 Long-Range PCR and Sequencing

Originally published on July 6, 2022

Lecture Presenter

Sherin Shaaban, MD, PhD

Sherin Shaaban, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
University of Utah School of Medicine
Medical Director, Molecular Genetics
ARUP Laboratories

Dr. Sherin Shaaban is a medical director of molecular genetics at ARUP Laboratories and an assistant professor at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She received her medical degree from Mansoura University in Egypt and her doctorate degree in genetics from Okayama University in Japan before finishing a research fellowship in genetics at the Boston Children’s Hospital. She then completed a fellowship in clinical molecular genetics through the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Shaaban is board certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics. Prior to joining ARUP, Dr. Shaaban was a clinical assistant professor at the Sanford School of Medicine in South Dakota. Her research and academic interests focus on the implementation of molecular testing for rare inherited diseases. She has also been involved in the validation and implementation of pharmacogenetics testing.

Sponsored by:

University of Utah School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, and ARUP Laboratories