Assistant Professor of Nursing
College of Health, Education and Human Development
Contact: 864-915-1840 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Beth Steck is an assistant professor in the School of Nursing. Her primary research interests include genetic discrimination, risk assessments of cancer syndromes, and autism spectrum disorder. Her clinical specialties include family practice and health care genetics. She is a certified family nurse practitioner.
Mary Beth is working to develop awareness of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) among health care professionals. She is currently measuring awareness of genetic discrimination and GINA in advanced practice nurses. Her future research includes researching candidate genes for development of seizures in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder.
Public Health, Health Services, Medical Sociology, Epidemiology, Substance Abuse, Disability Services, Health Policy, Bioethics, Population Health