Katie Bergstrom, MS, CGC
Department or Service
- Texas Medical Center
Instructor, Genetic Counselor
Texas Children's Hospital
|University of Utah School of Medicine||masters||Master of Genetic Counseling||2012|
|Washington State University||university||Bachelor of Science, Genetic and Cell Biology||2010|
Katie Bergstrom is an ABGC board-certified genetic counselor. She provides genetic counseling, education, support, and genetic testing coordination to the patients and families in the Texas Children’s Hematology and Vascular Anomalies Centers. She specializes in hemophilia, bone marrow failure, and vascular anomalies.
Katie also provides genetic counseling services to the patients and families of the Texas Children’s Cancer Center enrolled in the NHGRI and NCI funded BASIC3 and KidsCanSeq clinical trials.
|Lone Star Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation||Board Member|
|National Hemophilia Program Coordinating Center||Chair of the Genetics Working Group|
|National Society of Genetic Counselors||Chair of the Membership Committee|
|Periwinkle Foundation||Friends of Periwinkle Board Member, Day Camp Planning Committee|
Parsons DW, Roy A, Yang Y, Wang T, Scollon S, Bergstrom K, et al. Diagnostic Yield of Clinical Tumor and Germline Whole-Exome Sequencing for Children With Solid Tumors. JAMA Oncology 2016 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 26822237.
Lin F, Bergstrom K, Person R, Bavle A, Ballester L, Scollon S, Raesz-Martinez R, Jea A, Birchansky S, Wheeler D, Berg Stacey, Chintagumpala M, Adesina A, Eng C, Roy A, Plon SE, Parsons DW. In press. Integrated tumor and germline whole exome sequencing identifies mutations in MAPK and PI3K pathway genes in an adolescent with rosette-forming glioneuronal tumor of the fourth ventricle. Molecular Case Studies 2016 Sep; 2(5). PubMed PMID: 27626068. PubMed Central PMCID: 5002928.
Bergstrom K, Stevens A, Srivaths L, Economides J, Yee DL. Haemophilia B acquired from liver transplantation: a case report and literature review. Haemophilia : the official journal of the World Federation of Hemophilia. 2015 Apr 20. PubMed PMID: 25898977.