BURLINGTON,Dr. Paul Billings is the new vice president and national director of genetics and genomics at Laboratory Corporation of America.

Billings, an MD, is a recognized authority on genetic testing and has written more than 130 articles, including for the New England Journal of Medicine. He comes to LabCorp from WIPRO HealthSciences where he was vice president for life sciences and clinical affairs.

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