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Barry Tong


Genetic counselor
Food adventurer and coxswain

Barry Tong is a genetic counselor who helps patients and families understand how genes can be linked to cancer. He has a special focus on the reasons people develop breast cancer, looking at both common and rare causes.

At the University of Michigan, Tong earned a master's degree in human genetics and a master of public health degree, with a focus on health behavior and health education.

  • Education

    University of Michigan, MS, Human Genetics, 2010

    University of Michigan, MPH, 2010

  • Board Certifications

    Genetic Counselor, American Board of Genetic Counseling

Where I see patients (2)

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