Logan B Karns

Logan B Karns, MS

Division:
General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department:
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Call 434.924.2500
Primary Location:
Battle Building

1204 W. Main St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Phone:
434.924.2500
Fax:
434.982.0058
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
American Board of Medical Genetics, 1990
Research Interests:

Ethical issues in genetics and genetic counseling

Clinical Practice:
Pregnancy/Birth, OB/Gyn
About
Title:
Clinical Lecturer; Clinical Associate, Center for Biomedical Ethics
Biography

Logan Karns, MS, is a genetic counselor specializing in prenatal and reproductive genetics. She is certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics. Karns has special interests in ethical issues in genetics, as well as mentoring and teaching graduate students in genetic counseling. She serves on the committees of several professional organizations, including the American Board of Genetic Counseling and the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling.

Karns grew up in Charlottesville, VA. She completed her undergraduate studies at Mary Washington College and earned her master’s degree in genetic counseling from the University of California, Berkeley. She then took a position at Kaiser Permanente in Oakland, CA, before joining UVA in 1994. 

Karns is married and has two grown children.

Education
Primary:
University of California, Berkeley, 1989