Christina Palmer


Christina Palmer has faculty appointments in the Departments of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Human Genetics, Society and Genetics, Statistics and the UCLA Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics. Her research interests are in genetics of complex behaviors and the educational, psychological, and behavioral outcomes of genetic counseling and genetic testing. She is presently facilitating a collaboration of disciplines including genetics, deaf studies, audiology, psychology, and statistics to examine the individual and societal impact of genetic testing for deafness.