Lab Directors

Located within a world-renowned academic medical center, the Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory offers state-of-the-art technology and decades of experience. 

We carefully inspect and evaluate each specimen that enters our laboratory. We’re also expanding screening options and developing new and improved genetic tests.

Our laboratory directors are available to address any questions you may have about genetic testing for your patients. 

Lisa Edelmann, PhD
Executive Director, Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Cytogenetics.

Ruth Kornreich, PhD
Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics.

Chunli Yu, MD
Director, Biochemical Genetics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Biochemical Genetics

Arvind Babu, PhD
Director, Cytogenetics and Cytogenomics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Cytogenetics.

Ninette Cohen, PhD
Associate Director, Cytogenetics and Cytogenomics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Cytogenetics.

Stuart Scott, PhD
Associate  Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory. Associate Director, Cytogenetics and Cytogenomics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Cytogenetics. 

Steven Sperber, PhD
Associate Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics.

Jinglan Zhang, PhD
Assistant Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory. Assistant Director, Biochemical Genetics. Laboratory ABMG certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Biochemical Genetics.

Yumi Kasai, PhD
Assistant Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Genomics Core Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics.

Hui Mei, PhD
Assistant Director, Cytogenetics and Cytogenomics Laboratory. Assistant Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Cytogenetics.

Hongjie Chen, PhD
Assistant Director, Biochemical Genetics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Biochemical Genetics.

Jun Liao, PhD
Assistant Director, Cytogenetics and Cytogenomics Laboratory. Assistant Director, Molecular Genetics Laboratory. ABMG certified in Clinical Cytogenetics.