Page 4 - ASHG 2012 Annual Meeting Program Guide

TABLE OF CONTENTS
2012
ASHG Board of Directors................................................................................. 4
Welcome from the President.................................................................................... 5
2012
ASHG Program Committee Members ............................................................ 6
Welcome from the Program Chair ........................................................................... 7
2012
ASHG Abstract Reviewers ............................................................................... 9
ASHG Administrative Offices/Staff ...................................................................... 10
Annual Meeting Support ......................................................................................... 11
Advertisers .............................................................................................................. 12
Schedule of Scientific Sessions and Ancillary Events ........................................ 15
Trainee Track: Meeting within the Meeting Schedule ............................................ 29
Education Track...................................................................................................... 31
Clinical Track .......................................................................................................... 33
Floor Plans and Maps
Moscone Center (Convention Center).................................................................... 37
San Francisco Marriott Marquis Hotel (Headquarter Hotel) ................................. 39
San Francisco Hotel Locator Map ......................................................................... 41
BART Metro System............................................................................................... 43
General Information
About the Meeting
................................................................................................ 45
Abstracts/Abstract Search ................................................................................. 45
Invited Sessions .................................................................................................. 45
Plenary Session Presentations (abstract-driven) ............................................... 45
Platform Sessions (abstract-driven) ................................................................... 45
Poster Sessions (abstract-driven) ..................................................................... 46
Mobile App/Mobile Web Site.............................................................................. 46
Social Media ....................................................................................................... 46
Session Tracks.................................................................................................... 46
Registration, Badge and Program Pick up
Registration Hours/Fees..................................................................................... 47
Replacement/Lost/Forgotten Badge.................................................................. 48
Meeting Information, Services and Offices
ASHG Office and Meeting Logistics................................................................... 48
ASHG Central/Membership Services ................................................................ 48
Assistance for Attendees.................................................................................... 49
Attire/Dress Code ............................................................................................... 49
Business Center.................................................................................................. 49
Career/Employment Opportunities..................................................................... 49
Cell Phone/Camera/Recording Policy................................................................ 49
CME/CEUs.......................................................................................................... 49
Exhibits/Exhibit Registration and Management ................................................. 50
Family/Nursing Mothers Room........................................................................... 50
First Aid............................................................................................................... 50
Food Service....................................................................................................... 50
Housing/Hotels .................................................................................................. 51
Information .......................................................................................................... 51
Internet Access/Cyber Cafè ............................................................................... 51
Luggage Storage and Coat Check ..................................................................... 51