Annette Leon, PhD, MS, FACMG

Port Charlotte, Florida

Annette Leon

Dr. Annette Leon is a medical geneticist board certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics. She completed her fellowship in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Genomics and in Clinical Cytogenetics and Genomics at Harvard Medical School. Previously, she also received her PhD in Biophysics and Computational Biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana and her MS in Biotechnology from Havana University. Dr. Leon is an active contributor to clinical practice guidelines in medical genetics and genomics from professional organizations including ACMG, AMP and CLSI. Her clinical and regulatory experience encompasses all applications of molecular and cytogenetic technologies in germline, somatic, and cell free circulating DNA clinical tests. Dr. Leon’s current work focuses on improving access and utilization of genomic medicine with an emphasis in population genomics and healthcare.