Geneticist in Training Activities

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Geneticist in Training Activities

NEW! GENEius Challenge

Wednesday, March 15 - Saturday, March 18
An exciting new event to foster some friendly competition amongst our geneticists-in-training. Sign up to compete as a team in this new Jeopardy-style contest. 

  • Sign up open November 4 - December 16
  • Take the online Knowledge Quiz in January 2023
  • Top 9 contestants will be invited to compete live at the meeting

Learn more here

GENEius Challenge

Student Workshop: Pathways to Genetics Careers

Friday, March 17, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
This informational workshop provides an opportunity for graduate and medical school students to learn more about careers in medical genetics and genomics. The second part of the program affords attendees the opportunity to network, ask questions and get to know professionals who are established in their field.

How do a I become a:
Clinical Geneticist
Genetic Counselor
Laboratory Technician

Early Genetics Trainee Forum: Job Hunt and Transition Success 

Tuesday, March 14, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
This session is planned to be of interest to trainees and residents already in the genetics pathway.

Welcome Reception

Tuesday, March 14, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Trainees, postdoctoral fellows, residents and students attending the ACMG meeting are invited to attend a reception where you can meet other young professionals and network with the ACMG leadership.

Early Career Genetic Mentor Luncheon

Thursday, March 16, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
This luncheon provides a chance for trainees (postdoctoral fellows and clinical fellows) in the field of medical genetics to meet and talk informally with senior members of the College about career options, goals and professional opportunities.