Amanda Thomas-Wilson

Amanda Thomas-Wilson

Assistant Director, Molecular Diagnostics

Amanda received her PhD from the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine.  She then completed a Clinical Biochemical Genetics Fellowship at the University of Utah, and her Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Fellowship at Columbia University.   Amanda received her Board Certification in Clinical Biochemical Genetics in August 2017 and is board eligible for her Laboratory Genetics and Genomics certification.

Amanda has been part of the New York Genome Center since February 2019 and is responsible for the analysis and interpretation of clinical and research whole genome sequencing cases and specializes in constitutional genetics with particular interest in pediatric and metabolic or biochemical genetics cases.  She is also part of the Clinical Genome Resource (ClinGen) and is actively involved in the Inborn Errors of Metabolism Clinical Domain Working Group, The Aminoacidopathy Gene Curation Expert Panel, Cerebral Creatine Deficiency Syndromes Variant Curation Expert Panel, PAH Variant Curation Expert Panel, and the Sequence Variant Interpretation Working Group.