Alicia Harrison

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Alicia Harrison is a genetic counselor with the Epilepsy Neurogenetics Initiative (ENGIN) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)


Alicia Harrison graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a BA in Biochemistry and International Studies (Global Health Focus), before moving on to complete her MS in Genetic Counseling at the University of Pennsylvania. She performed her Masters thesis under the supervision of our own Ingo Helbig and Sarah Ruggiero, where she studied the phenotypical landscape of DNM1-related developmental and epileptic encephalopathy. She also completed a rotation in ENGIN clinic this past fall, working with several of our attending-GC teams under the supervision of Laina and Sarah.

Education and Training

Undergraduate Degree

Bachelor of Arts-Biochemistry, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Graduate Degree

Master of Science-Genetic Counseling, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 

Titles and Academic Titles

Genetic Counselor

Departments and Services