Jaclyn Murry is from Houston, TX where she also received her PhD from Baylor College of Medicine in the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics in 2016. Prior to that, she received a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M University at College Station and a post-baccalaureate degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in Clinical Laboratory Sciences. After completing her PhD, Jaclyn completed her postdoctoral training at Harvard University in the Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, which was followed by a Laboratory Genetics and Genomics Fellowship at the University of California, Los Angeles.
Dr. Murry joined the faculty as Assistant Professor of Pathology in July 2021, where she is serving as the Assistant Director of the Cytogenomics laboratory. Her areas of clinical expertise include cytogenetics and cytogenomics as well as molecular genetics, and her research interests include chromosomal disorders as well as the mechanisms of structural aberrations and copy number variation.