Paula R. Delk, MS, CGC
Paula R. Delk, MS, LCGC
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor of Medical & Molecular Genetics
Director of the Genetic Counseling Graduate Program
Paula Delk has been a genetic counselor with the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics since 2002. Since 2005, her primary role is that of the Program Director of the Genetic Counseling Graduate Program. Paula also participates in teaching students in the Genetic Counseling Graduate Program and providing clinical services and clinical supervision in the Department’s Genetic Counseling Clinic.
Paula's professional interests include genetics education, dysmorphology, and craniofacial and skeletal dysplasia syndromes.
Prior to joining Indiana University, Paula was a genetic counselor at the University of Louisville from 1998-2002, and at Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago from 1994-1998. She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Genetic Counseling Program and is certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. Paula completed her undergraduate degree in Biology at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.
Jackson, J., Delk, P., Farrow, E., Griffith, C., Lah, M., & Weaver, D.D. (2015) An infant with large fontanelles, aplasia cutis congenital, tessier facial cleft, polydactyly inversus, and toe syndactyly: A previously undescribed syndrome? American Journal of Medical Genetics part A, 167A: 683-87.
Roberts, J., Torres-Martinez, W., Farrow, E., Stevens, A., Delk, P., White, K.E., & Weaver, D.D. (2014) A case of Robin sequence, microgastria, radiohumeral synostosis, femoral deficiency and other unusual findings: A newly recognized syndrome? American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A, 164A:287-290.
Heyen, C.A., Delk, P.R., Bull, M.J., & Weaver, D.D. (2008) A report of an apparent new genetic syndrome consisting of joint contractures, keloids, large cup-to-disc ratio and renal stones. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A, 146A:3120-3125.
Stohler, R., Kucharski, E., Farrow, E., Torres-Martinez, W., Delk, P., Thurston, V.C., &Vance, G.H. (2007) A case of de novo partial tetrasomy of distal 6pand review of the literature. American Journal of Medical Genetics part A, 143A:1978-1983.
Gowans, G.C., Winter, P.R., Christensen, K.M., Yen, F.F., Angle, B., Parsian, A., Sobczyk, W.L. & Hersh, J.H. (2001) Three sibs with congenital heart defects. American Journal of Human Genetics, 69 (4): 283.
Christensen, K.M., Winter, P.R., Yen, F.F., Gowans, G.C., Angle, B. & Hersh, J.H. (2001) A case of double mosaicism of Turner syndrome and trisomy 8. American Journal of Human Genetics, 69 (4): 312.
Winter, P.R., Wiesner, G.A., Finnegan, J., Bartels, D., LeRoy, B., Chen, P.L. & Sellars, T.A. (1996) Notification of a family history of breast cancer: Issues of confidentiality and privacy. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 66(1):1-6.
Wiesner, G.L., Winter, P.R., Bartels, D., Sellars, T. A. & LeRoy, B. (1993) Complex issues encountered with the disclosure of a family history of breast cancer. American Journal of Human Genetics. 53(3):1511.