Rachel Franciskovich, MS, CGC

Department or Service

Location

  • Texas Medical Center

Specialty

Genetics

Phone: 832-822-4280

Contact Information

6701 Fannin Street
Suite 1560
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas

Certified Genetic Counselor

Texas Children's Hospital

Education

School Education Degree Year
Ohio State University masters Masters of Science in Genetic Counseling 2017

About

Rachel Franciskovich is a board certified genetic counselor in the department of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine.  She is involved in the care of individuals and families in the general genetics outpatient clinic at Texas Children’s Hospital, primarily in The Woodlands.  Additionally, she assists with the management and care of individuals in the Smith-Magenis syndrome specialty clinic.  Primary clinical duties include: clinical evaluations, genetic testing coordination and selection, disclosure of results and information, and management of clinic flow and coordination.

Rachel enjoys identifying and understanding various clinical and service delivery models.  She is an active participant in the PRISMS (Parents and Researchers Interested in Smith-Magenis Syndrome) organization and continues to strive to provide the most comprehensive care to these families, as well as all families impacted by a genetic condition. 

Clinical Interests:

Smith Magenis syndrome
Rare Diseases

Research Interests:

Service Delivery Model
Technology Use in Clinical Genetics
Educational Techniques in Genetic Counseling

Organization

Organization Name Role
National Society of Genetic Counselors Member
Texas Society of Genetic Counselors Member