2024 Annual Medical Genomics Symposium - Attendee Registration

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

Monday, May 20, 2024

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.

Zevra Therapeutics will be hosting a post-conference Meet and Greet after the symposium from 4:30-6:30!

Pippin's Tavern
39 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611

We hope you can join us!


8:00 - Breakfast/Exhibitor area open

8:35 - Welcome – ISGP Symposium Committee Chair, Erin McGinnis, MS, CGC

8:45 - Opening remarks – ISGP President, Sarah Jurgensmeyer, MS, CGC

8:55 - Unlocking the potential: Exome sequencing in the prenatal setting
Katie Fritinger, MS, CGC  Medical Science Liaison, GeneDx

10:00 - Break/Exhibitor area open

10:30 - The use of AI in determining pathogenicity of variants in Fukutin-related α-dystroglycanopathies
Matthew Lefkowitz, NNDCS

11:35 - Intersection of genetic counseling & liquid biopsy in oncology patients
Kelsey Johnson, MS, CGC - Medical Affairs, Guardant Health

12:45 - Lunch break/Exhibit area open

1:45 - Sponsored Session: Thymidine Kinase 2 Deficiency – Navigating Common Mimickers, Unraveling Clinical Clues, and Exploring the Patient Journey
Sarah Feinsmith, MSN, APRN, CNS and Ryan Gutierrez, PharmD - UCB

2:50 - Creating a sense of belonging in the genetic counseling workforce
Michelle Takemoto, MS, CGC - Executive Director, Alliance for Genomic Justice

3:55 - Raffle

4:00 - Closing remarks


Please contact symposium@illinoisgenetics.org

Illinois Society of Genetic Professionals

Chicago, IL USA

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