Genetics Scientific and Laboratory Operations Director - Dynacare, Adjunct Lecturer - Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Toronto
Research Interests: Human Genetics; cancer genetics and prenatal genetics
Dr. Hilary Racher is the Genetics Scientific and Laboratory Operations Director at Dynacare. Her lab provides clinical genetics testing for hereditary and somatic cancers, constitution diseases and non-invasive prenatal testing for common aneuploidies. Dr. Racher completed her PhD in developmental genetics at the University of Calgary, where her research focused on understanding stem cell regulation. Subsequently, she completed a Molecular Genetics fellowship at the Alberta Children’s hospital and worked as a Molecular Geneticist at the British Columbia Children’s Hospital Molecular Diagnostic Lab, before joining Dynacare in 2014.