LabRoots is excited to announce our 9th Annual Event in the Genetics Week Virtual Event Series held on April 20-22, 2021!
Genetics Week Virtual Event Series 2021 will offer a multi-day content-rich program combining stellar expertise from world-renowned keynote and featured speakers in the areas of Genetics & Genomics an expanding field of biology and human health, Molecular Diagnostics, exploring best laboratory practices and novel diagnostic applications, and Precision Medicine, spanning innovative technologies and solutions transforming healthcare and changing how patients are treated today.
Over the three days, invited lectures, thought-provoking discussions, and posters will be presented by academia and industry experts, professionals in medical and clinical genetics, scientific leaders, and research scholars.
This year's Genetics Week Virtual Event Series includes the following tracks:
Genetics and Genomics
Advancements in Genomic Technologies
Sex, Epigenetics, Aging, and Disease
New Approaches in the Genetics of Disease
Emerging Technologies and Methodologies in Molecular Diagnostics
Liquid Biopsies (Cancer Monitoring and Screening)
Infectious Disease Diagnostics - COVID-19 Testing
Therapeutics in Precision Medicine
Precision Medicine in Clinical Practice
The Role of Technology in Precision Medicine
Our virtual conference allows you to participate in a global setting with no travel or cost to you. The event will remain open for 2 years from the date of the live event, and the webinars will be available for unlimited on-demand viewing. This virtual conference also offers increased reach for the global microbiology community with a high degree of interaction through live-streaming video and chat sessions.
Enjoy the interactive environment via live-streaming video and chat sessions with peers, and using the Leaderboard and Gamification to move around the entire event, earning points for a chance to win one of LabRoots most popular t-shirts.
Call for Posters — Virtual poster sessions offer the opportunity to present data to a global audience via a PDF poster and video summary and discuss results with interested colleagues through email. Plan now to have your poster included in the 2021 Genetics Virtual Week. Submit your free abstract here.
Continuing Education – LabRoots is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program. By attending this event, you can earn 1 Continuing Education credit per presentation for a maximum of 50 credits. This event will also provide CEU's for Genetic Counselors and is pending approval by the NSGC.
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Director, Bioinformatics, Illumina
Distinguished Research Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of California, Los Angeles
Associate Staff Field Applications Scientist/Scientific Liaison
Director - Content Engineering, QDI
Principal investigator, Nationwide Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Research Microbiologist/Bioinformatician, US Department of Agriculture's Dairy Forage Research Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Associate Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Medicine
Director, Global Product Management, Genomics QIAGEN
Registered Clinical Scientist, North West Genomic Laboratory Hub (Liverpool) Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine Liverpool Women's Hospital
Product Manager for Sample Preparation at Miltenyi Biotec
Head of COSMIC, Wellcome Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
Senior Field Application Specialist, Genomics and Diagnostics, Cytiva
Product Manager, Biospecimens and Cell Services, Discovery Life Sciences
Sr. Product Manager, Thermal Cyclers & Plastics, Thermo Fisher
Application Scientist, NanoCellect Biomedical, Inc.
VP, Marketing & Clinical Product Mgmt, Digital Insights
Sr. Postdoctoral Researcher Laboratory of Glia Biology, VIB-KU Leuven Center for Brain and Disease Research
Associate Professor; Director, WorldQuant Initiative for Quantitative Prediction, Weill Cornell Medicine
Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins, University Director of Genomics, GeneSTAR Research program, General Internal Medicine, Miller-Coulson Family Human Aging Project Scholar...
Distinguished Professor and Director, The Genome Center, Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility, University of California, Davis
Assistant Research Scientist; UCSC Genomics Institute, University of California, Santa Cruz
Product Manager, Platinum DNA Polymerases and Phusion DNA Polymerases, Thermo Fisher
Strategic Technical Specialist, GENEWIZ, A Brooks Life Sciences Company
Associate Director, Product Management Infectious Disease & Microbiology, Illumina
Head of Scientific Affairs, Dovetail Genomics
Global Product Manger, QIAGEN Digital Insights
Instructor, Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine Director of Cancer Genomics, Texas Children's Hospital
Formulation Manufacturing Manager, Gene Evolution Library Group
Sr. Vice President, Genomics, Discovery Life Sciences
Professor, Feevale University, Novo Hamburgo, Brazil
Product Manager for Flow Sorting at Miltenyi Biotec
Clinical Scientist, Genomics, North West Genomic Laboratory Hub (Liverpool)
Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics, Washington University in St. Louis
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