2023 Annual Medical Genomics Symposium - Attendee Registration

Hosted by the Illinois Society of Genetic Professionals and the Illinois Department of Public Health

Friday, May 5, 2023

8:00 am - 4:15 pm

Location: Hybrid In-Person and Virtual

Virtual: Zoom

In-person*: Prentice Women's Hospital

3rd Floor Atrium
250 E. Superior St.
Chicago, IL 60611

*In-person registration includes breakfast, lunch, and eligibility for raffle.

0.5 NSGC CEUs will be available for all attendees, regardless of attending virtually or in-person.

Post-Conference Meet & Greet

Please join us for a post-conference meet & greet, sponsored by PTC Therapeutics

Location: D4 Irish Pub & Cafe - 345 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60611

Time: 4:30-6:30


8:00 - Breakfast/Exhibitor area open

8:35 - Welcome – ISGP Symposium Committee Chair, Amy Knight Johnson, MS, CGC

8:45 - Opening remarks – ISGP President, Rikki Gaber Caffrey, MA, MS, CGC

8:55 - Bringing Pharmacogenomics to the Frontlines of Care
Mark Dunnenberger, PharmD AVP - Personalized Medicine and Pharmacogenomics, NorthShore University HealthSystem

10:00 - Break/Exhibitor area open

10:30 - Being a Disabled GC: the value of the rare disease lived experience and inclusion of patient experts into the field of genetic counseling
Devin Shuman, MS, LCGC Genetic Counselor, University of California Irvine, School of Medicine, Master of Science in Genetic Counseling

11:35 - The Legal Landscape for Reproductive Health Care Post-Roe
Ameri Klafeta, JD  Director of Women's and Reproductive Rights, ACLU of Illinois

12:45 - Lunch break/Exhibit area open

1:45 - Sponsored Session: Whole Genome Sequencing: what an ordering provider needs to know
Shelly Rudnick, MS CGC  GeneDx

2:50 - CRISPR therapies for sickle cell disease and B-thalassemia
Sherif Badawy, MD  Director, Comprehensive Thalassemia Program & Associate Director, Comprehensive Sickle Cell Program, Lurie Children's Hospital

3:55 - Raffle

4:00 - Closing remarks


Please contact secretary@illinoisgenetics.org

Illinois Society of Genetic Professionals

Chicago, IL USA

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