Khalida Liaquat, MS, LCGC

Genetic Counselor
Phone: 800-394-4493, extension 2031

About the Counselor

Khalida has been with Quest Diagnostics since 2011. Prior to joining Quest Diagnostics, Khalida served as a clinical prenatal and pediatric genetic counselor at Kings County Hospital Center and Woodhull Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. At Quest Diagnostics, Khalida specializes in molecular genetic testing at Athena Diagnostics, focusing on the areas of neurology, endocrinology, and nephrology.  Her special interests include variant sciences and education. 
Khalida earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada and her master’s degree in Human Genetics from Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, New York. She is board certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling since 2009 and is a licensed genetic counselor in the state of Massachusetts.  Khalida is an active member of the National Society of Genetic Counselors.
Our genetic counselors are specialized professionals helping to improve the health of patients through support and education of our healthcare provider partners.