Wendy L. Golden, Ph.D.

Wendy L. Golden, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus of Pathology


Graduate SchoolPh.D.  Medical College of Virginia, Department of Medical Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University
Post-Doctorial FellowshipChildren’s Hospital of Pittsbugh, Fellowship in Clinical Cytogenetics and Ph.D. Medical Genetics


Dr. Golden has been the Director of the Cytogenetics/Cytogenomics Laboratory since 1989.  This laboratory provides cytogenetic and molecular cytogenetic services to the UVA Medical Center and surrounding clinics.  These services include conventional karyotypic analysis for malignancies and constitutional samples, FISH analysis, and chromosomal microarray studies.


Genotype-phenotype correlation in constitutional disorders; development of new technology in cytogenomics; cytogenetics of cancer