Zara Brown

Director of Student Development, Human Genetics

BBA, Berkeley College, MS, University of Birmingham in the UK. Prior to working at SLC, Zara has worked in a variety of educational settings and has spent time tutoring students from different backgrounds. She is passionate about helping students and wants to inspire them to achieve their academic and personal goals. She also currently serves as a member of SLC’s CCSE Committee., 2023-​

Graduate Courses 2023-2024

MS Human Genetics

Introduction to Disability Studies

Graduate Seminar—Fall

This course and practicum broadly covers contemporary topics of disability. Through guest speakers, panels, and internships, students gain an understanding of the impact of disability, improved communication skills with individuals, families, and service providers, and an increased awareness of the contributions that genetic counseling can make to persons with and without disabilities.