Sarah McKeown, MS, LCGC

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Sarah McKeown, MS, LCGC, is a genetic counselor with the Epilepsy Neurogenetics Initiative at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training


Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) Fellowship - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor (LCGC)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Neuroscience - University of Delaware, Newark, DE
BA in English - University of Delaware, Newark, DE

Graduate Degree

MS in Genetic Counseling - Arcadia University, Glenside, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Genetic Counselor

Departments and Services




Boschen, K. E., McKeown, S. E., Roth, T. L., & Klintsova, A. Y. (2016). Impact of exercise and a complex environment on hippocampal dendritic morphology, Bdnf gene expression, and DNA methylation in male rat pups neonatally exposed to alcohol. Developmental Neurobiology.

Awards and Honors

2019, Graduate Dean’s Distinguished Honor List, Arcadia University
2015, BS with Distinction in Neuroscience, University of Delaware