2022 Proposal Submission

Proposal Resources

Proposal Submission Guidelines                                                                      Elements of a Successful Proposal

The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) is accepting session proposals to review for the 2022 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting, to be offered as a hybrid meeting in Nashville, Tennessee and online.

Proposals must be submitted through the ACMG submission website by Friday, July 30, 2021 and should contain the following:
  1. Submitter: First name, MI, Last name, Degree(s), Workplace position, Name of workplace, Address, Email address and Contact phone number of the submitter
  2. Title of proposal (maximum of 120 characters or less)
  3. Format of proposal – See format options below and click on the link on the login page for descriptions
  4. Description (up to 4,200 characters including spaces)
  5. Rationale for proposal (advances, policies, performance gaps, controversies, ethics …)
  6. Learning objectives 
  7. Target audience (maximum of 1,000 characters)
  8. Presenters, Presentation Titles and Moderator
  9. Suggested length of session
  10. Audience Response System for Engagement

Session Types

  • Short Course
  • Scientific Plenary Session
  • Scientific Concurrent Session
  • Workshop:
    Hands-on Workshop
    Trainee Workshop
    Non-trainee workshop

Session Format

Short Presentation with Panel Discussion
Design Thinking/Hackathons Session – Problem-solving session by small groups
Ask the Experts
TED-style Talk
Case Studies (Diagnostic Challenges, Small Group Problem Solving/Discussion)
Case Vignettes/Role Play
Other ideas? Please explain

Session Categories

Clinical - Adult
Clinical - Adult and Pediatric
Clinical - Pediatric
Clinical genetics
Gene therapy
Genetic Counseling
Health care inequities and health disparities
Health services and implementation
Metabolic Genetics
Population Genetics
Prenatal Genetics
Public Health Genetics
RNA and gene therapy
    Important Dates
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2022 Proposal Site Opens www.acmgmeeting.net 
Friday, July 30, 2021 Proposal Submission Site Closes
Monday, August 30, 2021 Notification to submitters of proposal acceptance or non-acceptance
Friday, September 17, 2021 Deadline for Submitters to confirm Speakers and finalize Sessions (Full session details)
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 Speaker/Moderator Event Center Opens
Friday, October 1, 2021 Speaker/Moderator Deadline to Complete Participation Requirements in the Event Center
Monday, February 28, 2022 Final PowerPoint Presentations Uploaded and Test Questions Submitted
March 22 - 26, 2022 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting, Nashville, TN and digitally via Livestream and OnDemand