Aurelia Meloni-Ehrig, PhD, DSc


Dr. Aurelia Meloni-Ehrig joined CSI Laboratories in 2013 and serves as the Chief Genetics Director.  With over 30 years of experience in the discipline of cytogenetics, Dr. Meloni-Ehrig has had the opportunity to serve in both academic and commercial laboratory settings bringing an extensive oncology genetics background to CSI Laboratories.

Prior to joining CSI, Dr. Meloni-Ehrig served as the Chief Director of Cytogenetics at Ameripath in Orlando, Florida, while concurrently holding a faculty appointment as Assistant Professor of Medical Education at the University of Central Florida (UCF) Medical College.  Dr. Meloni-Ehrig is also an accomplished author having published over 100 peer-reviewed articles and has served as an editor for several medical genetic industry publications.

She received her Ph.D. in microbiology at Arizona State University, while also serving as a Professor at the Huntsman Cancer Institute in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Early on in her career, Dr. Meloni-Ehrig also studied at the Southwest Biomedical Research Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona under the leadership of Dr. Avery Sandberg, a pioneer in the field of cancer cytogenetics.

  • Cancer Cytogenetics Fellowship at The Genetic Center/Southwest Biomedical Research Institute, Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Clinical Cytogenetic Fellowship at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Board Certified in Clinical Cytogenetics by the American Board of Medical Genetics
  • Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics

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