ASHG's members work with policymakers to raise global support for investment in basic research and scientific discovery. By advocating for and with members on issues important to the human genetics community, ASHG helps to advance the field in science, health, and society.

Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act

GINA is a federal law that protects against genetic discrimination in the workplace and through one’s health insurance. It also safeguards individual and family privacy of genetic information. Join ASHG in spreading the word about GINA and its importance for research.

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