Natera has appointed Susan Gross chief medical officer. She is a professor of clinical obstetrics and gynecology and women's health, pediatrics and genetics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City, where she has served as a member of the faculty since 1994. She is also the founding director of Einstein's Program for Jewish Genetic Health and the founder of the Human Genetics Laboratory at Jacobi Medical Center, which was developed to provide the underserved with equal access to state-of-the-art prenatal genetic services.
Cancer Genetics has appointed Christopher Mitton as director of national account development and sales operations. Previously, he led the North American sales of leukemia and solid tumor molecular diagnostic tests for Qiagen. He has also held diagnostic sales roles at Ipsogen, Bayer HealthCare, Abbott Diagnostics, and BioChem Immunosystems.