Rachel BarnettAssistant Professor – Clinical

Contact Information:
Comprehensive Cancer Center, 2012 Kenny Rd. Columbus, Ohio 43221
Phone: 614-293-6694
Fax: 614-293-2314


  • Licensed Genetic Counselor, State Medical Board of Ohio, 2013 – Present
  • Certified Genetic Counselor, American Board of Genetic Counseling, 1999 – Present

Specialty Interests

  • Clinical cancer genetics
  • Breast cancer
  • Hereditary breast cancer syndromes
  • Education of healthcare providers and public regarding genetics

Clinical Interests

Rachel provides cancer risk assessment and counseling to individuals and families with a history of cancer. Cancer genetic consultation requires documentation of cancers in the family, risk assessment, screening recommendations and incorporation of genetic testing as necessary. To schedule an appointment, call 614-293-6694 or toll free at 1-888-329-1654. 

Research Interests

Rachel’s research interests are in cancer genetics. She has a particular interest in hereditary breast cancer.


  • MS: Biophysics and Genetics, University of Colorado, 1996
  • BA: Psychology, Central Connecticut State University, 1993