Arelis E. Martir-negronMD, FACMG
Dr. Martir-Negron joins the Nicklaus Children's Brain Institute as an attending physician. Dr. Martir- Negron received her medical degree from University of Autonoma Guadalajara in Mexico and completed her residencies in Internal Medicine at Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico and Medical Genetics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She completed a research fellowship in cancer genetics at City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center in California.
Dr. Martir- Negron‘s clinical interests include Genetic cancer risk assessment, breast cancer, colon cancer, ovarian cancer, prenatal counseling and chromosomal abnormalities. She has also participated in teaching and mentoring residents and fellows and has presented at national conferences including The American Society of Preventive Oncology. Dr. Martir- Negron is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics.