Press Registration



Deadline: Tuesday, October 30, 2012

After this date, press registrations will occur on-site at the conference. Individuals who wish to apply for press credentials onsite MUST meet ASHG’s requirements as outlined on Press Guidelines & Policies.


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Please complete the following press registration application form for each media staff member attending the ASHG 2012 Annual Meeting.

Please note that only working staff and freelance journalists will obtain press credentials. Meeting exhibitors, publishing company representatives, advertising, sales and PR staff will not be registered as press. These individuals should register as a non-member or member attendee on the main meeting registration Web page.


   Red fields are required.

 Contact Information

 Personal Information


First Name:
Last Name:
Job Title:
Confirm E-mail:

 Mailing Address

Address 1:
Address 2:
State: (for US)
Zip Code: (for US)
Province: (for non-US)
Postal Code: (for non-US)



 Staff Journalists

Publication/Media Outlet Name:
Media Outlet Type*:
Website URL:

* If you selected blog or website as the media outlet type, please provide the official Website address.



 Meeting Exhibitors

Does your company/organization have an exhibitor booth at the ASHG 2012 Annual Meeting?


Yes   No  Unsure

If yes, please enter booth number:  

 Freelance Writers

Working freelance writers – those who have an assignment to cover the ASHG conference or whose reporting has been broadcast or published online or in print during the six months prior to the ASHG conference, -- may apply for press credentials.

Do you have an assignment?


Yes   No

If yes, please identify
media outlet:
your editor:
If no, please provide links to your recent articles, etc. ( separate by ; )



 Press Coverage Questionnaire

 Interview Request

I wish to request an interview with:

ASHG Scientific Expert(s)  
ASHG Executive Spokesperson  
Press Briefing Speaker(s)


Scientific Session Speaker(s)



 Topic Areas of Interest

Topic Area:

(Hold down Ctrl key to select multiple choices)

Other Topics of Interest:


I have read the ASHG 2012 Press Registration Guidelines and Policies and understand that all requests for media credentials are subject to the approval and discretion of the ASHG Communications staff. Any individual who does not adhere to the Press Guidelines and Policies will be asked to forfeit his or her press credentials.


Upon clicking the "Submit Request" button, you should receive an e-mail to confirm receipt of your request. Please note that this e-mail will only confirm receipt of your request. We will contact you within the next few business days regarding the approval of your request. If you do not receive an e-mail confirmation, or a follow-up e-mail regarding your registration status, please verify that the messages have not been caught by your organization's "spam filter".



For more information or questions about press registration, please direct all inquiries to




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