Allison Ashley-Koch, PhD

Ashley-KockDr. Ashley-Koch is an Associate Professor in the Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Medicine, Duke Center for Human Genetics (CHG). Dr. Ashley-Koch is the Associate Director of the CHG at Duke and has expertise in the genetic analysis of general birth outcomes (preterm birth and low birthweight) and birth outcomes involving structural defects (neural tube defects). She is currently involved in exome sequencing projects, including a focus on neural tube defects, working towards analytic pipelines to document variation. She has had over 14 years of experience in the CHG, utilizing the PEDIGENE data management system sample storage in the CHG BioBank.