Puneet RaiM.S., C.G.C.

  • Genetic Counselor
  • Instructor of Molecular and Medical Genetics, School of Medicine


  • Genetics


Puneet's first job after graduation was working with Dr. Hayflick's NBIA research team to develop the written and graphic content of the NBIAcure.org website. She now continues to work in Dr. Hayflick's lab as the website master, but has additional duties, including database development for NBIA natural history studies and genetic counseling for patients seen through the NBIA Center of Excellence.

In addition to her research work, Puneet sees patients in a variety of genetics clinics, including Pediatric Genetics, Adult Neuro-Oncology Genetics and Adult General Genetics. She enjoys working with both children and adults and providing genetic counseling about a wide range of conditions.

In her free time, Puneet enjoys reading, painting and planning trips around the world.


  • M.S., 2013, California State University Stanislaus
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Genetic Counseling, 2016


  • Punjabi

Memberships and associations

  • National Society of Genetic Counselors