Licensed Genetic Counselor

KateShaneCarsonAssistant Professor - Clinical, Human Genetics

Comprehensive Cancer Center
2012 Kenny Road
Columbus, OH 43221

614-293-6694
Kate.Shane@osumc.edu


Licenses:
  • Pennsylvania state secondary education, Pennsylvania State University, 2001 - present
  • Certified genetic counselor: American Board of Genetic Counseling, 2005 - 2015
Specialty interests:
  • Clinical cancer genetics
  • Genetic counseling
  • Education of healthcare providers and the general public regarding genetics and genetic counseling services

Clinical interests: 

Ms. Shane-Carson’s clinical duties include providing comprehensive cancer genetic consultations to individuals and families with a history of cancer. Cancer genetic consultation requires documentation of cancers in the family, risk assessment, screening recommendations and incorporation of genetic testing as necessary. To schedule an appointment, call 614-293-6694 or toll free at 1-888-329-1654.

Education:

MS: Genetic counseling, Wayne State University, May 2004
BS: Biology, Seton Hill College, May 2001
Secondary education certification, Seton Hill College, May 2001 

Honors

  • Clare Booth Luce Scholarship Program, Clare Booth Luce Scholarship Fund, 1999 - 2001

Professional Activities

  • The Importance of Family History and Referral for Cancer Genetics, Internal Medicine Residents Ambulatory Care Block Lecture
  • The Impact of Health Literacy on Genetic Counseling, Genetics Journal Club
  • Cancer Genetics: The Basics, Behavioral Oncology in Nursing Care Lecture
  • Hoops for Hope: Colon Cancer Awareness, Avita Health Systems
  • Juvenile Onset Huntington Disease, Pediatric Genetics Case Conference, Wayne State University
  • Lunch with the Pros Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Conference
  • Medical Genetics and Genetic Counseling, lecture for physician assistants, Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, OH
  • JEMF presentation - The Value of Genetic Counselors in Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast-Ovarian Cancer, National Society of Genetic Counselors Annual Education Conference
  • Sharing Information and Social Media, the seventh annual Beyond Risk Conference for HBOC and Lynch syndrome
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Genetic Counseling Program, University of Cincinnati, Columbus, OH
  • Autosomal Dominant and Autosomal Recessive Inheritance, Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, OH
  • Clinical Supervisor - Genetic Counseling Student. Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling, University of Michigan
  • Fellow's cancer genetics board review, medical student training program, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • Genetic counseling, Eat and Explore, The Ohio State University Honors Scholars Program
  • Cancer Genetics, physician assistant genetics course, Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, OH
  • Autosomal Dominant and Autosomal Recessive Inheritance, physician assistant genetic course, Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, OH
  • Cancer Genetics, "Renal Cancer Syndromes," Genetic Counseling Student Graduate Program in genetic counseling, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
  • Lynch Syndrome - It's Role in Cancer Prevention, Promedica Health Systems Annual Cancer Symposium
  • Updates in Panel Testing in Cancer Genetics, The Ohio State Genetic Counselors Annual Meeting
  • Cancer genetics, Genetics Education Program, Ohio Valley Medical Center
  • How to Identify Who May Be at Risk and When to Refer to Genetics, Fairfield Medical Center Visit to the Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center
  • Cancer Genetics: The Basics, Behavioral Oncology in Nursing Care Lecture, The Ohio State University
  • Breast Cancer Genetics, Breast Cancer Nursing Symposium, The Ohio State University
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Genetic Counseling Program, University of Cincinnati
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, graduate program in genetic counseling, University of Michigan
  • How to Identify Who May Be at Risk and When to Refer to Genetics, 15th Annual Lewis A. Schmnidt Memorial Cancer Symposium, Holzer Cancer Center
  • Updates in Genetic Counseling and Testing for Hereditary Cancer Syndrome, Cancer Care Symposium, Blanchard Valley Health System
  • Clinical Genetics, physician assistant genetics course, Ohio Dominican University, Columbus, OH
  • Cancer and Your Family History, American Municipal Power, Brown Bag Lunch Series
  • Chemistry with a Flair, Seton Hill College Chemistry Club, (2000 - present)
  • American Chemical Society National Meeting Poster Presentation, "Women in Science Outreach at Seton Hill College: A Closer Look," Seton Hill College Chemistry Club, (2001 - present)
  • American Chemical Society National Meeting Poster Presentation, "Journey to an Excited State: Feel the Energy of Seton Hill," Seton Hill College Chemistry Club, (2001 - present)
  • Studies in patient responses to genetic counseling for breast cancer, Wayne State University, (2002 - present)
  • Discussion of a three-month-old referred to cancer genetics for a family history of VHL, Allegheny General Hospital, Tumor Board, Pittsburgh, PA, (2003 - present)
  • Loss of IGF2 Imprinting: A Potential Marker of Colorectal Cancer Risk, Journal Club, Wayne State University, (2003 - present)
  • Small Group Leader, University Ligget School, "Ethical Issues in Genetics," Wayne State University, (2003 - present)
  • What is Genetic Counseling? Oakland Middle School Career Day, (2003 - present)
  • Genetic Counseling for Bipolar Disorder, Journal Club, (2003 - present)
  • A Review of Biurt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome, Journal Club, Wayne State University, (2003 - present)
  • A Review of the Effectiveness of Growth Hormone Therapy in Patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome, Pediatric Genetics Case Conference, Detroit, MI, (2004 - present)
  • Diagnosis and Management of Common Genetic Syndromes, Ohio Association of Disability Examiners - Annual Training Seminar, (2005 - present)
  • Nondirective Genetic Counseling, Genetics Outreach Clinic bi-monthly lecture series, Zanesville, OH, (2005 - present)
  • Genetic Conditions in the Pediatric Setting, FOCUS lecture series, Columbus, OH, (2005 - present)
  • What is Williams Syndrome? Skyline Columbus television broadcast, Columbus, OH, (2005 - present)
  • What is Genetic Counseling? Hocking County Health Fair, (2006 - present)
  • The Genetics of Psychiatric Disorders, Genetics Outreach Clinic bi-monthly lecture series, Zanesville, OH, (2006 - present)
  • Genetics of Hemophilia, Hemophilia Infusion Weekend, Deer Creek, OH, (2007 - present)
  • Common Genetic Conditions, Ohio Association of Developmental Education, Columbus, OH, (2007 - present)
  • Hemophilia and VWD, Genetics Outreach Clinic bi-monthly lecture series, Zanesville, OH, (2007 - present)
  • Teratogens and Prenatal Screening, first year biology class, Granville, OH, (2007 - present)
  • Speech Delay and Autism Spectrum Behaviors are Frequently Associated with Duplication of the 7q11.23 Williams-Beuren Syndrome Region, Journal Club, Columbus, OH, (2007 - present)
  • Family History, fourth year medical residency lecture, Columbus, OH, (2007 - present)
  • Multifactorial Inheritance, Genetics Outreach Clinic bimonthly lecture series, Zanesville, OH, (2008 - present)
  • Birth Defects Prevention, Help Me Grow, Columbus, OH, (2008 - present)
  • Birth Defects Prevention, Franklin County Board of MRDD, Columbus, OH, (2008 - present)
  • Prenatal Screening, Genetics Outreach Clinic bimonthly lecture series, Zanesville, OH, (2008 - present)
  • Galactosemia: Nutritional Management and a Closer Look at the Genetics, Dietitian Case Conference, Columbus, OH, (2008 - present)
  • Genetic Counseling, The Charles School, high school biology class, Columbus, OH, (2009 - present)
  • 3D Anthropometry and it's Applications in Recognizing Patients with FASD, Journal Club, Columbus, OH, (2009 - present)
  • Dermatologic Conditions in the Pediatric Setting, Genetics Outreach Clinic bimonthly lecture series, Zanesville, OH, (2009 - present)
  • Birth Defects Prevention, Help Me Grow, Columbus, OH, (2009 - present)
  • Birth Defects Prevention, Genetics Outreach Clinic bimonthly lecture series, Marietta, OH, (2009 - present)
  • Cancer Clinical Rotation coordinator and supervisor, Genetic Counseling Master's Program, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, (2014 - present)
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Human Genetics Program, Sarah Lawrence College, (2008)
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Human Genetics Program, Sarah Lawrence College, (2009)
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Genetic Counseling Program, University of Cincinnati, (2010)
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Genetic Counseling Graduate Program, Wayne State University, (2010)
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Genetic Counseling Program, University of Alabama, (2010)
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling, University of Michigan, (2010)
  • Clinical supervisor - genetic counseling student, Genetic Counseling Program, University of Cincinnati, (2011)

Clinical Services

  • Cancer genetic counselor, Clinical Cancer Genetics Program, The Ohio State University, 2009
  • Pediatric genetic counselor, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2004 - 2009

Editorial Activities

Present activities:
  • Genetics in Medicine
  • Journal of Genetic Counseling
  • BMC Cancer

Journal Articles

Marshall CR; Young EJ; Pani AM; Freckmann ML; Lacassie Y; Howald C; Fitzgerald KK; Peippo M; Morris CA; Shane K; Priolo M; Morimoto M; Kondo I; Manguoglu E; Berker-Karauzum S; Edery P; Hobart HH; Mervis CB; Zuffardi O; Reymond A; Kaplan P; Tassabehji M; Gregg RG; Scherer SW; Osborne LR. "Infantile spasms is associated with deletion of the MAGI2 gene on chromosome 7q11.23-q21.11.." American Journal Of Human Genetics. Vol. 83, no. 1. (July 2008.): 106

Coppinger J; McDonald-McGinn D; Zackai E; Shane K; Atkin JF; Asamoah A; Leland R; Weaver DD; Lansky-Shafer S; Schmidt K; Feldman H; Cohen W; Phalin J; Powell B; Ballif BC; Theisen A; Geiger E; Haldeman-Englert C; Shaikh TH; Saitta S; Bejjani BA; Shaffer LG. "Identification of familial and de novo microduplications of 22q11.21-q11.23 distal to the 22q11.21 microdeletion syndrome region.." Human Molecular Genetics. Vol. 18, no. 8. (April 2009.): 1377

Ballif BC; Theisen A; Rosenfeld JA; Traylor RN; Gastier-Foster J; Thrush DL; Astbury C; Bartholomew D; McBride KL; Pyatt RE; Shane K; Smith WE; Banks V; Gallentine WB; Brock P; Rudd MK; Adam MP; Keene JA; Phillips JA 3rd; Pfotenhauer JP; Gowans GC; Stankiewicz P; Bejjani BA; Shaffer LG. "Identification of a recurrent microdeletion at 17q23.1q23.2 flanked by segmental duplications associated with heart defects and limb abnormalities.." American Journal Of Human Genetics. Vol. 86, no. 3. (March 2010.): 454

A. Theisen, J.A. Rosenfeld, K.Shane, K.L. McBride, J.F. Atkin, C. Gaba, J. Hoo, T.W. Kurczynski, R.E. Schnur, L.B. Coffey, E.H. Zackai, L. Schimmenti, N. Friedman, M. Zabukovec, S. Ball, R. Pgon, A. Lucas, C.K. Brasington, J.E. Spence, S. Sparks, VB. Banks, W. Smith, T. Friedberg, P.R. Wyatt, M. Aust, R. Tervo, A. Crowley, D. Skidmore, A.N. Lamb, B. Ravnan, T. Sahoo, R. Schultz, B.S. Torchia, M. Sgro, D. Chitayat, L.G. Shaffer. "Refinement of the Regios for Split Hand/Foot Malforamtion5 on 2q31.1." Molecular Syndromology. (January 2011.): 262-271

Alyaqoub,Fadel; Pyatt,Robert,E; Bailes,Andrea; Brock,Amanda; Deeg,Carol; McKinney,Aimee; Astbury,Caroline; Reshmi,Shalini; Shane,Kate,P; Thrush,Devon,Lamb; Sommer,Annemarie; Gastier-Foster,Julie,M. "12q14 microdeletion associated with HMGA2 gene disruption and growth restriction." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL GENETICS PART A. Vol. 158A, no. 11. (November 2012.): 2925-2930

Schneider K, McConkie-Rosell A, Shane Carson K, Fitzgerald Butt S:. "Perspectives in Genetic Counseling." Reflections on the Jane Engleberg Memorial Fellowship Full Member Award

Krone N, Reisch N, Idkowiak J, Dhir V, Ivison HE, Hughes BA, Rose IT, O'Neil DM, Vijzelaar R, Smith MJ, Macdonald F, Cole TR, Adolphs N, Barton JS, Blair EM, Braddock SR, Collins F, Cragun DL, Dattani MT, Day R, Dougan S, Feist M, Gottschalk ME, Gregory JW, Haim M, Harrison R, Haskins Olney A, Hauffa BP, Hindmarsh PC, Hopkin RJ, Jira PE, Kempers M, Kerstens MN, Khalifa MM, Köhler B, Maiter D, Nielsen S, O'Riordan SM, Roth CL, Shane KP, Silink M, Stikkelbroeck NM, Sweeney E, Szarras-Czapnik M, Waterson JR, Williamson L, Hartmann MF, Taylor NF, Wudy SA, Malunowicz EM, Shackleton CH, Arlt W.. "Genotype-phenotype analysis in congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to P450 oxidoreductase deficiency.." J Clin Endocrinol Metab

Reference Works

January 2010: 
  • Sommer A, Shane K, Pastore M, Cottrell C, Lamb-Thrush D, Gastier-Foster J."Noonan Syndrome and SOS1 Mutation Phenotype" Philadelphia
  • Sommer A, Shane K, Pastore M."Trisomy 20p" Mont Tremblant

Advising

Advising

Master Graduate Advising

I have and continue to serve as an academic advisor for students in the Master of Science Genetic Counseling Training Program at The Ohio State University.

Academic Advisees

2016-present: 
  • Paul Hudson, The Ohio State University
  • Brenda Zuniga, The Ohio State University
2015-present:
  • Maggie Stein, The Ohio State University
2014-present:
  • The Ohio State University
2014:
  • Donika Saporito, The Ohio State University

Courses Taught

Narrative on Master of Genetic Counseling graduate student clinical supervision: I have served as a primary clinical supervisory for over 16 genetic counseling graduate students since 2008 during their clinical rotations in the Division of Human Genetics at OSUWMC and in Pediatric Genetics at Nationwide Children's Hospital. My responsibilities include mentoring, goal setting and providing formative and summative assessment.

Narrative on MD resident clinical supervision: 
I have served as a primary clinical supervisor for over 10 NCH residents since 2008. My responsibilities include clinical oversight and providing formative assessment.

Mentoring: I have also been the direct supervisor and mentor for one undergraduate student who has worked part-time as my genetic counseling assistant in the Division of Human Genetics at The Ohio State Wexner Medical Center. Cortland Martin is currently an undergraduate student at The Ohio State University.

Contact

Division of Human Genetics

Amy Ehrlich
Division Administrator
Amy.Ehrlich@osumc.edu
Phone: 614-293-7775
Fax: 614-293-2314

Division’s office:
2012 Kenny Rd. Rm. 250
Columbus, OH 43221

Schedule an appointment: 614-293-6694