10 reasons why YOU should attend the ASHG 2012 Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA, on November 6-10, 2012:


  1. Submitting an abstract is free: (Deadline: June 4). Abstracts are currently under Review. Assignments will be posted in August.


  2. It’s the largest human genetics meeting in the world! More than 6,000 geneticists from 60+ countries will attend.


  3. Choose from thousands of presentations and posters organized by topic areas and tracks across multiple disciplines.


  4. Valuable networking opportunities: Interact with leading scientists, network to build your career, and collaborate with peers from diverse backgrounds—from basic research to clinical care!


  5. Nearly 200 exhibiting companies will help you learn about the latest advances in cutting-edge genetics technology, products, and services.


  6. Earn CME and CEU credits: 25+ hours will be offered.


  7. Free online webcasts: Registered attendees will have access to selected ASHG 2012 Meeting sessions after the conference.


  8. Improve your research and/or clinical work: With over 500 platform and invited presentations and a dozen specialty workshops, you will increase your expertise and skills.


  9. Focus on Trainees: ASHG 2012 will feature special trainee events, networking opportunities, and career resources, plus greatly expanded Trainee Travel Awards and more.


  10. It’s in San Francisco! Who wouldn’t want to visit San Francisco and see the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf, Alcatraz, and many other unique local attractions?


For more information, go to: http://www.ashg.org/2012meeting/.



Questions? Contact ashgmeetings@ashg.org