Attendance Statistics & Demographics

 

2009-2014 ASHG Annual Meeting Statistics

  San Diego, CA Boston, MA San Francisco, CA Montreal, ICHG Washington, DC

REGISTRATION

2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
Members 2700 2839 2940 2812 2596
Trainee Member 1502 1507 1640 1482 1330
Emeritus Member 31 34 36 36 32
Nonmembers 1231 1234 1329 948 1101
Trainee Nonmembers 332 325 419 364 404
Trainee Single Day 55 111 N/A N/A N/A
Developing Country 27 45 43 124 N/A
Exhibitor Scientific Attendees 330 331 144 135 221

TOTAL SCIENTIFIC

6563 6777 6890 6336 6017

TOTAL EXHIBIT PERSONNEL

1867 1707 1486 1166 1242

GRAND TOTAL

8430 8484 8376 7502 7259

ABSTRACTS/INVITED SESSIONS

         
Abstracts Submitted 3566 3616 3845 3932 3127
Abstracts to Platform 400 405 405 320 400
Abstracts to Plenary 6 6 6 4 5
Abstracts to Posters 3102 3096 3324 3469 2692
Invited Proposals Received 21 67 95 122 100
Invited Proposals Programmed 8 21 24 24 24

EXHIBIT HALL

         
Total # of Booths Sold 344 327 303 268 288
Total # of Companies 243 235 215 187 208

 

2014 Attendee Demographics

Scientific Discipline

#

Bioinformatics and Genomic Technology

1041

Cancer Genetics

504

Cardiovascular Genetics

169

Clinical Genetics and Dysmorphology

343

Complex Traits and Dysmorphology

309

Cytogenetics

157

Development

61

Epigenetics

170

Ethical, Legal, Social and Policy Issues in Genetics

89

Evolutionary and Population Genetics

179

Genetic Counseling and Clinical Testing

117

Genetics/Genomics Education

174

Genome Structure, variation and function

385

Health Services Research

28

Metabolic Disorders

157

Molecular Basis of Mendelian Disorders

326

Pharmacogenetics

90

Prenatal, Perinatal, and Reproductive Genetics

133

Psychiatric Genetics, Neurogenetics and Neurodegeneration

229

Statistical Genetics and Genetic Epidemiology

416

Therapy for Genetic Disorders

86

Other

135

Total Number

5740

 

Activity/Profession Category

#

Basic Research 2335
Clinical Research 628
Clinical Treatment/Diagnostics 784
Genetic Counselor 224
Teaching/Education 136
Clinical Care 159
Other 497
Translational Research 972

Total Number

5740