Washington State Convention Center | Seattle
April 2-6 | Exhibit Dates: April 3-5
April 6 | ACMG/SIMD Joint Session

Learning Lounges

The Learning Lounges are in the Exhibit Hall, in the 400 and 1200 aisles. The sessions in the Learning Lounges will be 30 minutes long, and offer participants bite sized education in a variety of formats. Session descriptions are available on the Schedule.

SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, APRIL 4, 2019
LEARNING LOUNGE 1 LEARNING LOUNGE 2

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Producing Powerful Podcasts

Presenter
Tess Vismale, DAHLIA+ 

Developing a Stable Clinical Version of HGVS Nomenclature

Presenter:
Ryan Schmidt, MD, PhD, Children's Hospital, Los Angeles


11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Policy Engagement with NCC

Presenters:
Susanna Ginsburg, MSW
Alisha Keehn, MPA, ACMG; Megan Lyon, MPH, ACMG

Alpha Thalassemia Major - Not a Lethal Diagnosis

Presenter:
Billie Liangolou, CGC, UCSF Fetal Treatment Center


12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Highlights from Skeletal Dysplasia Through the Human Lifespan

Presenters:
Keith Eddleman, MD, FACMG, Icahn SOM at Mount Sinai
Jennifer King, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Steps to Building a Stellar Personal and Professional Brand

Presenter
Tess Vismale, DAHLIA+ 



12:45 PM - 1:15 PM

Rapid Fire Poster Presentation

The top 20 posters will be presented in "Rapid Fire" format

Moderator:
Marc Williams, MD, FACMG, Geisinger

Collaboratively Transforming Access to Genetic Testing

Presenters:
Adam Buchanan, MS, MPH, LGC, Geisinger
Miranda Hallquist, MSc, LGC, Geisinger
Kelly Ormond, MS, LCGC, Stanford


 

SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

AI in Healthcare: Navigating the Hype from the Hope

Presenter
Dekel Gelbman, FDNA

Top 10 Must-have Apps for Medical Professionals

Presenter
Tess Vismale, DAHLIA+ 


11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

After chat with the Pruzansky Lecturer

Presenter:
Max Muenke, MD, FACMG, NGHRI, NIH

Ethical Considerations in Newborn Screening Research  

Presenter:
Amy Brower, PhD, NBSTRN, ACMG

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Top Tips for Creating Eye-popping Brand Content

Presenter
Tess Vismale, DAHLIA+ 

Presentation and Book Signing
The Gene Machine

Presenter
Bonnie Rochman
www.bonnierochman.com