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ASHG Awards $10,000 Genetics Education Research Grant to Dr. Maurice Godfrey of University of Nebraska

ASHG Awards $10,000 Genetics Education Research Grant to Dr. Maurice Godfrey of University of Nebraska

PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Media Contact: ASHG Press Office 301-634-7346 press@ashg.org ASHG GERP Grant Award Will Provide Funding to Produce Digital Version of an Educational Game on Genetics Ethics BETHESDA, MD – August 16, 2011 – Maurice Godfrey, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Munroe-Meyer Institute at the University of Nebraska Medical... Read More

American Society of Human Genetics to Host 12th International Congress of Human Genetics in Montreal

American Society of Human Genetics to Host 12th International Congress of Human Genetics in Montreal

MEDIA ALERT Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Media Contact: ASHG Press Office 301-634-7346 press@ashg.org World’s top genetic scientists to present latest research findings at ICHG/ASHG 2011 Meeting, on October 11-15, at Montreal Convention Center BETHESDA, MD – August 16, 2011 – The world’s top scientists and clinicians in the human genetics field will gather to present... Read More

Biochemist and Geneticist Ronald W. Davis Receives $500,000 Gruber Genetics Prize in 2011 for His Pioneering Work Developing Biotechnologies that Have Significantly Advanced the Fields of Molecular Genetics and Genomics

Media Contact: Cassandra Oryl Lunchbox Communications 1 202-309-2263 pr@lunchboxcity.com Gruber Foundation Contact: Bernetia Akin The Peter and Patricia Gruber Foundation ++1 340-775-4430 media@gruberprizes.org June 8, 2011 – New York, NY – Ronald W. Davis, PhD, a pioneer in innovative biotechnologies, particularly the development and practical application of recombinant DNA and genomic methods to biological organisms,... Read More

2011 DNA Day Essay Contest Winners

2011 DNA Day Essay Contest Winners

Congratulations to the 2011 winners and thank you all for participating. Happy DNA Day! We have a record submission of over 700 essays this year. Essays were submitted from 45 states in the U.S., Canada, Colombia, India, Singapore, Taiwan, Turkey and the United Kingdom. The judges enjoyed reading the essays and see what the younger... Read More

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins to Give Keynote Speech at American Society of Human Genetics 60th Annual Meeting

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins to Give Keynote Speech at American Society of Human Genetics 60th Annual Meeting

Media Advisory Media Contact: ASHG Press Office 301-634-7307 press@ashg.org Dr. Collins to Present on Future Directions in Genetics Research in a Special Symposium and Press Q&A at ASHG 2010 Meeting in Washington, D.C. WHAT: ASHG 2010 Special Symposium and Press Q&A Session: “Looking Toward a Healthier Future: Perspectives from the NIH” The American Society of... Read More

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