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Press Releases

 

2017

ASHG Applauds Passage of Canadian Genetic Non-Discrimination Act
ASHG Press Release – March 9, 2017

 

ASHG Opposes H.R.1313, the Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act
ASHG Press Release – March 8, 2017

 

ASHG Opposes New Executive Order Restricting Travel to the U.S.
ASHG Press Release – March 7, 2017

 

2016

ASHG Announces Results of 2016 Teen Genes Video Challenge
ASHG Press Release – December 9, 2016

 

ASHG Supports Genetic Privacy Provisions in 21st Century Cures Act
ASHG Press Release – December 7, 2016

 

Webinar Series: Genetic Testing in Children and Adolescents
ASHG Media Advisory – November 10, 2016

 

ASHG 2016: Drosophila Study Hints at Diet-Based Treatment for NGLY1 Deficiency
ASHG Press Release – October 20, 2016

 

ASHG 2016: Parents of Children with Cancer Value Sequencing Results, Even if Non-actionable
ASHG Press Release – October 20, 2016

 

ASHG 2016: Ancient Human History More Complex than Previously Thought, Researchers Say
ASHG Press Release – October 20, 2016

 

ASHG 2016: Researchers Explore How Zika Infection Causes Microcephaly
ASHG Press Release – October 19, 2016

 

ASHG 2016: Researchers Evaluate Cost-Effectiveness of Non-invasive Prenatal Screening in Quebec
ASHG Press Release – October 19, 2016

 

ASHG 2016: Researchers Assess Impact of Exome Sequencing on Newborns and their Families
ASHG Press Release – October 19, 2016

 

ASHG 2016: Researchers Perform Large Genome-wide Analysis of Multiple Sclerosis
ASHG Press Release – October 18, 2016

 

ASHG 2016 Tipsheet: Precision Medicine and Electronic Health Records
ASHG Tipsheet – October 3, 2016

 

ASHG 2016 Tipsheet: Genetics Policy and Advocacy
ASHG Tipsheet – October 3, 2016

 

ASHG 2016 Tipsheet: Neurogenetics
ASHG Tipsheet – October 3, 2016

 

ASHG 2016 Tipsheet: Gene Editing and CRISPR
ASHG Tipsheet – October 3, 2016

 

ASHG 2016 Tipsheet: Cardiovascular Genetics
ASHG Tipsheet – October 3, 2016

 

ASHG 2016 Tipsheet: Bench-to-Bedside Genetics
ASHG Tipsheet – October 3, 2016

 

Bruce Korf Appointed New Editor of The American Journal of Human Genetics
ASHG/UAB Press Release – September 27, 2016


ASHG and Mayo Clinic Launch Educational Collaboration
ASHG/Mayo Clinic Press Release – September 22, 2016


ASHG Welcomes 2016-17 Fellows in Genetics Policy and Education
ASHG Press Release – September 1, 2016


Media Advisory: American Society of Human Genetics 2016 Annual Meeting
ASHG Press Release – July 26, 2016


ASHG Honors Stanley Gartler with Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award
ASHG Press Release – June 30, 2016


ASHG Honors James Gusella with William Allan Award
ASHG Press Release – June 28, 2016


ASHG Honors David Valle with Arno Motulsky-Barton Childs Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Education
ASHG Press Release – June 27, 2016


ASHG Honors CCGF and Senator James Cowan with Advocacy Award
ASHG Press Release – June 24, 2016


ASHG Honors Elaine Zackai with Inaugural Mentorship Award
ASHG Press Release – June 23, 2016


ASHG Honors Brendan Lee with 2016 Curt Stern Award
ASHG Press Release – June 22, 2016


ASHG Opposes Revised EEOC Regulations Weakening Genetic Privacy
ASHG Press Release – May 16, 2016

Gruber Genetics Prize to be Presented at ASHG 2016
The Gruber Foundation Press Release – May 11, 2016

ASHG Announces 2016 Winners of National DNA Day Essay Contest
ASHG Press Release – April 25, 2016

ASHG Names Derek Scholes as Director of Science Policy
ASHG Press Release – February 1, 2016

2015

Media Advisory: ASHG Virtual Event on Genetics in Your Clinic
ASHG/LabRoots Press Release – December 7, 2015

ASHG Announces Results of First-Ever Teen Genes Video Challenge
ASHG Press Release – November 20, 2015

ASHG 2015: Genetic Variant Shown to Influence Women’s Body Shape and Diabetes Risk
ASHG Press Release – October 10, 2015

ASHG 2015: Hard-to-Detect Chromosomal Anomalies Explain Neurodevelopmental Birth Defects
ASHG Press Release – October 10, 2015

ASHG 2015: Geneticists Reconstruct Population History of New York City
ASHG Press Release – October 9, 2015

ASHG 2015: Researchers Study Costs of Integrating Genetic Sequencing into Clinical Care
ASHG Press Release – October 9, 2015

ASHG 2015: Researchers Use Gut Bacteria Composition to Genetically Classify Colorectal Tumors
ASHG Press Release – October 9, 2015

ASHG 2015: Teens Value Results of Genetic Tests to Inform Future Life Decisions
ASHG Press Release – October 9, 2015

ASHG 2015: Common Gene Variant Linked to Chromosome Errors and Early Pregnancy Loss
ASHG Press Release – October 8, 2015

ASHG 2015: Smoking and Heavy Alcohol Use Are Associated with Epigenetic Signs of Aging
ASHG Press Release – October 8, 2015

ASHG 2015: Epigenetic Algorithm Accurately Predicts Male Sexual Orientation
ASHG Press Release – October 8, 2015

Inaugural ASHG TV to Debut in Baltimore
WebsEdge Announcement – October 2, 2015

ATIV Software’s EventPilot® Conference App Enhances ASHG Annual Meeting with CME and CEU Tracking
ATIV Software Press Release – September 22, 2015

ASHG 2015 Tipsheet: Cancer Genetics
ASHG Tipsheet – September 18, 2015

ASHG 2015 Tipsheet: Epigenetics and Gene Expression
ASHG Tipsheet – September 18, 2015

ASHG 2015 Tipsheet: Genetic Testing, Sequencing, and Counseling
ASHG Tipsheet – September 18, 2015

ASHG 2015 Tipsheet: Neurogenetics and Mental Health Research
ASHG Tipsheet – September 18, 2015

ASHG 2015 Tipsheet: Precision/Personalized Medicine
ASHG Tipsheet – September 18, 2015


ASHG Issues Statement Supporting Licensure of Genetic Counselors
ASHG Press Release – September 10, 2015

2016 Rosalind Franklin Young Investigator Awards Announced
ASHG/GSA/Gruber Foundation Press Release – September 1, 2015

ASHG Honors Charles R. Scriver with Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award
ASHG Press Release – July 31, 2015

Science Educators Analyze Genetics Content of Next Generation Science Standards
ASHG Press Release – July 29, 2015

Media Advisory: American Society of Human Genetics 2015 Annual Meeting
ASHG Press Release – July 28, 2015

ASHG Issues Position Statement on Genetic Testing in Children and Adolescents
ASHG Press Release – July 2, 2015

ASHG Honors Leonid Kruglyak with Curt Stern Award
ASHG Press Release – July 2, 2015

ASHG Honors R. Rodney Howell with Advocacy Award
ASHG Press Release – July 1, 2015

ASHG Announces 2015 Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Education
ASHG Press Release – June 30, 2015

ASHG Honors Kay E. Davies with William Allan Award
ASHG Press Release – June 29, 2015

ASHG Announces Winners of National DNA Day Essay Contest
ASHG Press Release – April 24, 2015

ASHG and ESHG Issue Position Statement on Non-Invasive Prenatal Screening
ASHG/ESHG Press Release – March 24, 2015

 

ASHG and ReachMD Launch Educational Series on Genetics and Genomics
ASHG/ReachMD Press Release – March 2, 2015

 

2014

NABT Recognizes Chemistry Teacher with Genetics Education Award
ASHG/Genetics Society of America Press Release – November 13, 2014

 

ASHG 2014: Loss of Y Chromosome Associated with Higher Mortality and Cancer in Men
ASHG Press Release – October 21, 2014

 

ASHG 2014: Children’s Genes Affect their Mothers’ Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis
ASHG Press Release – October 19, 2014

 

ASHG 2014: Metabolic Genetics Research Paves Way to Treating Diabetes and Obesity
ASHG Press Release – October 19, 2014

 

ASHG 2014: Scientists Identify Mutation Associated with Cleft Palate in Humans and Dogs
ASHG Press Release – October 19, 2014

 

ASHG 2014: Gene Duplications Associated with Autism Evolved Recently in Human History
ASHG Press Release – October 18, 2014

 

ASHG 2014 Tipsheet: Ethical, Legal, Social Policy, and Public Health Issues
ASHG Tipsheet – October 14, 2014

 

ASHG 2014 Tipsheet: Big Data
ASHG Tipsheet – October 14, 2014

 

ASHG 2014 Tipsheet: Neurogenetics and Mental Health Research
ASHG Tipsheet – October 14, 2014

 

ASHG 2014 Tipsheet: Human History and Evolution
ASHG Tipsheet – October 14, 2014

 

ASHG 2014 Tipsheet: Genetic Literacy and Education
ASHG Tipsheet – October 14, 2014

 

ASHG and NHGRI Award First Genetics and Education Fellowship
ASHG Press Release – September 2, 2014

 

ASHG and NHGRI Award Genetics and Public Policy Fellowship
ASHG Press Release – September 2, 2014

 

Media Advisory: American Society of Human Genetics 2014 Annual Meeting
ASHG Press Release – July 28, 2014

 

ASHG Honors Suzanne Cassidy with Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Education
ASHG Press Release – July 18, 2014

 

ASHG Honors David Valle with Victor A. McKusick Leadership Award
ASHG Press Release – July 15, 2014
 
ASHG Honors Gonçalo R. Abecasis and Mark J. Daly with Curt Stern Award
ASHG Press Release – July 2, 2014
 
ASHG Honors Stuart H. Orkin with William Allan Award
ASHG Press Release – June 26, 2014
 
ASHG and The Jackson Laboratory Launch Educational Collaboration
ASHG/Jackson Laboratory Press Release – June 11, 2014
 
ASHG Announces 2014 Winners of National DNA Day Essay Contest
ASHG Press Release – April 25, 2014
 
Experts Assess Challenge of Educating the Public about Genetics
ASHG Press Release – April 18, 2014
 
American and European Human Genetics Societies Announce Formal Partnership
ASHG Press Release – April 16, 2014

 

2013

 

ASHG 2013: Multiple, distinct Y chromosomes associated with significant excess risk of prostate cancer, scientists report at ASHG 2013
ASHG Press Release - October 25, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: DNA variants may influence response to inhaled bronchodilators by patients with COPD, scientists report at ASHG 2013
ASHG Press Release - October 25, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: Mutations in novel tumor suppressor gene associated with early onset breast cancer and possibly other cancers
ASHG Press Release - October 24, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: First gene implicated in most common form of mitral valve prolapse disrupts heart valve development & growth, scientists report at ASHG 2013
ASHG Press Release - October 24, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: Novel gene-diet interaction may help explain association between eating red & processed meat and colorectal cancer risk
ASHG Press Release - October 24, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: Comprehensive testing for all known inherited gene mutations for breast cancer explains occurrence of disease in women with normal BRCA genes
ASHG Press Release - October 24, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: Drama of DNA will explore 'incidental' findings and other challenges of whole genome sequencing of children and adults
ASHG Press Release - October 23, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: Gene variants in human immune-related pathways are correlated with composition of bacteria and other microbes in and on human body
ASHG Press Release - October 23, 2013
 
ASHG 2013: ASHG annual workshop for local high school students, which is open to journalists who have registered to attend ASHG 2013
ASHG Tipsheet - October 22, 2013

 

American Society of Human Genetics to Maintain NCHPEG’s Programs
ASHG Press Release - August 5, 2013
 
American Society of Human Genetics Honors Aravinda Chakravarti, Ph.D., with William Allan Award
ASHG Press Release - July 23, 2013
 
American Society of Human Genetics Recognizes John V. Moran, Ph.D., with Curt Stern Award
ASHG Press Release - July 23, 2013
 
American Society of Human Genetics Honors both Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D., and Rochelle Hirschhorn, M.D., with Victor A. McKusick Leadership Awards 
ASHG Press Release - July 23, 2013
 
American Society of Human Genetics Recognizes Jessica G. Davis, M.D., with Award for Excellence in Human Genetics Education
ASHG Press Release - July 23, 2013
 
Joseph McInerney Named Executive Vice President of the American Society of Human Genetics
ASHG Press Release - February 7, 2013

 

2012

ASHG 2012: Novel type 2 diabetes genetic study involves five major ancestry groups, researchers report at American Society of Human Genetics 2012 meeting
ASHG Press Release - November 8, 2012

ASHG 2012: DNA variants explain over 10% of inherited genetic risk for heart disease, researchers report at American Society of Human Genetics 2012 meeting
ASHG Press Release - November 8, 2012
 
ASHG 2012: Exome sequencing: potential diagnostic assay for unexplained intellectual disability, scientists report at ASHG 2012
ASHG Press Release - November 8, 2012

ASHG 2012: Significant relationship between mortality and telomere length reported at American Society of Human Genetics 2012 meeting
ASHG Press Release - November 8 2012
 
ASHG 2012: Unexplained intellectual disability explained by state of the art genetic analysis, researchers report at American Society of Human Genetics 2012
ASHG Press Release - November 7, 2012
 
ASHG 2012: DNA sequencing of infants and children with anatomical defects of unknown causes: challenges and opportunities
ASHG Press Release - November 6, 2012
 
ASHG 2012: Humans, chimpanzees and monkeys share DNA but not gene regulatory mechanisms, scientists report at ASHG 2012
ASHG Press Release - November 6, 2012
 
ASHG 2012: New method helps link genomic variation to protein production
ASHG Press Release - November 6, 2012
 
ASHG 2012: Surprising findings from NHLBI Exome Sequencing Project reported at American Society of Human Genetics 2012 meeting
ASHG Press Release - November 6, 2012

 

ASHG 2012 Annual Meeting: Mark Your Calendar! Gene discovery, Next-Gen Sequencing & Non-Invasive Prenatal Diagnosis among Topics
ASHG Press Release - July 17, 2012

 

American Society of Human Genetics Honors Dr. Uta Francke with 2012 William Allan Award
ASHG Press Release - July 13, 2012

 

American Society of Human Genetics Honors Dr. Jay Shendure with Curt Stern Award for 2012
ASHG Press Release - July 13, 2012

 

American Society of Human Genetics Honors Dr. Francis Collins with McKusick Leadership Award
ASHG Press Release - July 13, 2012

American Society of Human Genetics Honors Dr. Alan Emery for Excellence in Education Award
ASHG Press Release - July 13, 2012

ASHG and GSA Open 2013 Rosalind Franklin Young Investigator Awards Application Site
ASHG/Genetics Society of America Press Release - April 23, 2012

 

2011

 

ASHG 2011: New Findings on Genetic Factors Associated with Autism, Schizophrenia, and Parkinson’s Disease Presented at ICHG/ASHG 2011 Meeting
ASHG Press Briefing - October 14, 2011

Related: Webcast

 

ASHG 2011: ICHG/ASHG 2011 Plenary Debate on Gene Patenting and the Impact on Medical Genetics Features World-renown Panel of Genetics and Legal Experts
ICHG/ASHG Plenary Panel Debate - October 14, 2011

Related: Webcast

 

ASHG 2011: Next-Generation Genome Sequencing Methods Reveal New Findings on Evolution and Population Genetics at ICHG/ASHG 2011 Meeting
ASHG Press Briefing - October 13, 2011

Related: Webcast

 

ASHG to Host 12th International Congress of Human Genetics in Montreal
ASHG Media Alert - August 16, 2011

 

ASHG Publishes New Study Findings that Reveal U.S. States’ Science Education Standards in Genetics are ‘Inadequate’
ASHG Press Release - September 1, 2011
 
ASHG Awards 2011 Genetics Education Research Program Grant to Dr. Maurice Godfrey of University of Nebraska
ASHG Press Release - August 16, 2011

 

Biochemist and Geneticist Ronald W. Davis to Receive 2011 Gruber Genetics Prize at 12th ICHG/ASHG Meeting
ASHG Press Release - June 8, 2011

 

2010

 

ASHG 2010: Researchers Shed Light on Implications and Impact of Using Direct-to-Consumer and Clinical Genetic Testing in Disease Risk Assessment
ASHG Press Release - November 5, 2010
Related: Webcast

 

ASHG 2010: New Research Validates Clinical Use of Family Health History as the ‘Gold Standard’ for Assessing Personal Disease Risk
ASHG Press Release - November 5, 2010
Related: Webcast

 

Expression Analysis Hosts Third Annual “Leave Your Fingerprint on the Cure” Campaign to Raise Money for Local Children’s Hospital 
ASHG Media Alert - October 21, 2010
 
NIH Director Francis Collins to Give Keynote Speech at ASHG 2010 Meeting 
ASHG Media Alert - October 20, 2010
 
ASHG Honors Dr. Jurg Ott as 2010 Allan Award Winner
ASHG Press Release – September 20, 2010

 

The American Society of Human Genetics to Host 60th Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. on November 2-6, 2010
ASHG Media Alert - September 8, 2010

 

Mary-Claire King, PhD, Elected to Serve as President of ASHG in 2012 
ASHG Press Release - October 8, 2010

 

ASHG Awards First Genetics Education Research Program Grant
ASHG Press Release - September 15, 2010
 
ASHG Publishes Genetic Ancestry Testing White Paper in AJHG to Expand on 2008 Recommendations
ASHG Press Release - May 13, 2010
 
ASHG Awards Prizes to Six High School Students in Fifth Annual National DNA Day Essay Contest
ASHG Press Release - April 23, 2010

 

2009

 

ASHG 2009: New Genetics Research Findings Expand Our Understanding of How Human Populations Have Evolved: Researchers Present Latest Evolution and Population Genetics Study Results at ASHG 2009 Meeting
ASHG Press Release – October 22, 2009

 

ASHG 2009: Understanding the Structure of the Human Genome: What is Essential, What is Expendable, and What is Important to Health?: Researchers Present Latest Genome Sequencing Study Findings at ASHG 2009 Meeting
ASHG Press Release – October 21, 2009

 

ASHG 2009: The American Society of Human Genetics Hosts Press Briefing on "Personalized Medicine and the Future of Health Care Practice" at 59th Annual Meeting
ASHG Media Advisory – October 8, 2009

The American Society of Human Genetics Announces Press Briefing Sessions and Webcasts Presented at 59th Annual Meeting
ASHG Media Alert - September 22, 2009
 
The American Society of Human Genetics Honors Dr. Huntington Willard as 2009 Allan Award Recipient
ASHG Press Release - September 15, 2009

 

The American Society of Human Genetics to Host 59th Annual Meeting in Honolulu: World’s Top Genetic Scientists to Present Latest Research Findings at ASHG 2009 Meeting
ASHG Media Alert - August 27, 2009

 

Grant Application Available for Rosalind Franklin Young Investigator Award for Female Geneticists
ASHG/Genetics Society of America Press Release - April 2009

 

The American Society of Human Genetics Hosts Fourth Annual DNA Day Essay Contest, Supports Genetics Education Efforts
ASHG Press Release - April 24, 2009
 
Live Call-in Phone Bank Event Will Help D.C. Area Residents Learn Steps toward a Healthier Family
ASHG Media Alert - January 26, 2009

 

2008

 

ASHG 2008: Advancing Genetic Disease Treatments and Pharmacogenetics: From Scientific Discovery to Medical Delivery
ASHG Press Release - November 14, 2008

 

ASHG Ancestry Testing Statement and Recommendations: Guidelines for Understanding the Issues and Implications Involved
ASHG Press Release - November 13, 2008
Related: ASHG Ancestry Testing Statement

 

ASHG 2008: Genome-Wide Association Studies and the 1000 Genomes Project: Implications and Clinical Applications
ASHG Press Release - November 13, 2008 

 

ASHG 2008: Advancing Our Understanding of Genetic Disease: New Findings from Genome-Wide Association Studies
ASHG Press Release - November 12, 2008
 
The American Society of Human Genetics Honors Haig H. Kazazian as 2008 Allan Award Recipient
ASHG Press Release - October 15, 2008

 

Roderick McInnes Named as President-Elect of ASHG for 2010
ASHG Press Release - October 23, 2008

The American Society of Human Genetics Hosts 58th Annual Meeting: World’s Top Genetic Scientists Present Latest Research Advances at ASHG 2008 Meeting in Philadelphia
ASHG Media Alert - October 7, 2008

 

ASHG Supports the American Academy of Arts & Sciences ARISE Report—“Advancing Research in Science and Engineering: Investing in Early-Career Scientists and High-Risk, High-Reward Research
Letter of Support – June 3, 2008


Related: Full-text ARISE Report

NIH Expands National Consortium Dedicated to Transforming Clinical and Translational Research 
NIH News Release - May 29, 2008
 
Francis S. Collins to Step Down as Director of National Human Genome Research Institute
NIH News Release - May 28, 2008

 

President Bush Signs Landmark Genetic Nondiscrimination Information Act Into Law
Coalition for Genetic Fairness/ASHG Press Release - May 21, 2008

 

AAAS, FDLI Sponsor Landmark Meeting on Personalized Medicine
PR Newswire – May 5, 2008

 

U.S. Congress Passes Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act: House Approval Brings Historic Bill One Step Closer to Signing
Coalition for Genetic Fairness/ASHG Press Release - May 1, 2008

 

House Passes Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
Coalition for Genetic Fairness Press Release - May 1, 2008

 

American Society of Human Genetics Hosts Third Annual DNA Day Essay Contest, Supports Genetics Education Efforts
ASHG Press Release - April 25, 2008

 

Genetic Scientists Applaud U.S. Senate Passage of The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
ASHG Press Release - April 24, 2008

 

Genetic Scientists Anticipate U.S. Senate Passage of Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act
ASHG Press Release - April 23, 2008

 

Study Demonstrates that Misconceptions about Genetics Remain Prevalent in U.S. Science Classrooms
ASHG Press Release - April 9, 2008

 

2007

 

ASHG 2007: Final Update from San Diego 
San Diego Convention Center - November 1, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: San Diego Convention Center Open for Business; Staff, Attendees Mobilize in Wake of Fires; Attendees are Encouraged to Come for the Convention, Stay for the Vacation
PR Newswire - October 27, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: Mayo Clinic Study Points to a Possible Biomarker for Colon Cancer in People 50 and Under: Study to be Presented at the ASHG 2007 Annual Meeting
EurekAlert! - October 27, 2007

ASHG 2007: Beaudet Receives Award for Human Genetics Research
ASHG Press Release - October 26, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: New Studies Shed Light on Parkinson Disease
ASHG Press Release - October 26, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: Bipolar Disorder and ADHD: Could There Be a Connection?
ASHG Press Release - October 26, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: Gold Mine of Gene Discovery Yields “Good Cholesterol” Gene
ASHG Press Release – October 25, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: Genetic Advances in Cardiovascular Disease Announced
ASHG Press Release - October 25, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: Pre-Conference Press Briefings Overview
ASHG Press Release – October 24, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: Genetic and Environmental Factors Increase Risk of Preterm Birth
ASHG Press Release – October 24, 2007

 

ASHG 2007: The Tale of the Telomeres: Facts in the “Theory” of Evolution
ASHG Press Release – October 24, 2007

 

American Society of Human Genetics' Meeting Showcases NHGRI Research
NHGRI Feature - October 2007

ASHG 2007: The American Society of Human Genetics 57th Annual Meeting
ASHG Press Release – October 3, 2007

 

American Society of Human Genetics Releases Policy Statement on Direct-To-Consumer Genetic Testing
Genetics & Public Policy Center - August 15, 2007
 
Maynard Olson Receives $500,000 Gruber Genetics Prize and Turns to Bacterial Evolution in our Bodies
Gruber Foundation - July 9, 2007

Cell Press Announces New Partnership with The American Society of Human Genetics
Medical News Today - June 14, 2007
 
American Society of Human Genetics and Applied Biosystems DNA Day Essay Contest
EurekAlert! - April 25, 2007

American Society of Human Genetics Applauds House Passage of Genetic Nondiscrimination Legislation (GINA)
ASHG Press Release - April 25, 2007

Applied Biosystems Celebrates National DNA Day 
FinancialWire - April 25, 2007

National DNA Day Commemorates Completion of Human Genome Project 
NIH News Release – March 26, 2007
 
Fifth National DNA Day to Showcase Genomic Discoveries and Careers
NIH News Release - March 26, 2007

 

2006

 

National DNA Day Essay Contest and Survey Highlight Need for Genetic Science Education
PR Newswire - April 25, 2006

Genomic Researchers Head to New England Schools for National DNA Day: Celebration Encourages Exploration of Genomic Careers
NIH News Release - April 17, 2006

 

Geneticists Bring Their Passion to U.S. Classrooms on DNA Day, April 25th 
EurekAlert! - February 22, 2006

 

2005

 

International Consortium Completes Map of Human Genetic Variation
NIH News Release - October 26, 2005

NHGRI Director Receives Award from American Society of Human Genetics
NIH/DIR News - October 24, 2005

American Society of Human Genetics Announces Prestigious Award Winners
Medical News Today – August 5, 2005

Robert H. Waterston, a Pioneer and Leader in Gene Mapping and DNA Sequencing, Wins International Genetics Prize
PR Newswire/Peter Gruber Foundation - June 28, 2005

Students to Chat Online with Leading Genome Researchers for National DNA Day: Virtual Celebration Encourages Exploration of Genomic Careers
NIH News - April 5, 2005
 
2000 - 2004

 

Nussbaum Named ASHG President
NIH Record - April 6, 2004

NHGRI Scientist Named 2004 President-Elect of American Society of Human Genetics
NIH News Advisory - October 2002

Human Genome Project Honored by American Society of Human Genetics' Allan Award
NIH News - October 2000

 

 

 

 

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