This event is now apart of the Genetics Week Virtual Event Series.
The LabRoots 4th Annual Event in the Genetics and Genomics Virtual Event Series was a wonderful event for research scientists, post docs, principal investigators, lab directors and other genetics professionals to learn about recent advances in genetics research. This year's conference highlighted some fabulous presentations from Robert Green, Amalio Telenti, David Bentley, Alexander Wait Zaranek and many more.
Watch this video to learn about some of the featured speakers.
This virtual conference is now On Demand and allows you to participate in a global setting with no travel or cost to you. You can participate in exactly those parts which you are interested in and be back at your desk or bench in an instant. Virtual events remove time and place restrictions and ensure that everyone who wants to participate can do so. This virtual conference also offers increased reach for the global genetics community with a high degree of interaction through live-streaming video and chat sessions.
Genetics plays a crucial role in the constantly growing and challenging fields of diagnosis and treatment of genetic disorders, infectious diseases and acquired diseases. This conference will focus on "Biology to the Clinic", and will highlight the topics below.
Innovations in Genomic Tools and Technologies
-Omics in Health and Disease
Clinical Utility of the Newest Technologies
Genetics and Genomics conference participants benefit from interacting with field experts and networking with colleagues. Attendees can also “walk” through the virtual exhibit hall to learn about the latest in genetics and genomics tools and assays. Join LabRoots in leading progress toward understanding the genetics behind disease and treatment.
By participating in this virtual event and watching webcast presentations, you can earn Free CEU, CE, and/or CME credits. To earn educational credits, you must view an entire presentation. Following the presentation you must click on the educational credit link provided for that particular speaker and follow the required process. Once you have completed the process, you will receive a certificate for the educational credit. The American Board of Genetic Counseling, certifies genetic counselors and accredits genetic counseling training programs. The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) is the professional membership association for the genetic counseling profession.
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Professor of Medicine (Genetics), Harvard Medical School, Director, Genomes2People Research Program / Preventive Genomics Clinic / Population Precision Health at Ariadne Labs, Mass General Brigham, and Broad Institute
Director, Informatics, Harvard Personal Genome Project, Chief Scientist and Co-founder, Curoverse
Director, Division of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics, National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR), FDA
Director, Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM) Program, Associate Professor, Harvard University
Assistant Professor, Director of Clinical Genome Informatics, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mou
Director of Laboratory Operations, Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine, Children's Mercy Hospital, Assistant Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Medicine
Leon Jaworski Professor of Biomedical Ethics, Director, Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine
Professor, Department of Pathology, Director, Genomic Technologies, Center for Advanced Laboratory Medicine, University of California San Diego
Instructor, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Head of Genome Sciences, McGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Centre (MUGQIC), Associate Professor, Human Genetics, Department of Bioengineering
Chief, Division of Medical Genomics, Inova Translational Medicine Institute, Associate Professor, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
PhD Student, CeMM Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
Professor of Medical Chemistry, Molecular Biology and Pathobiochemistry, Semmelweis University, Hungary.
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