There's still time to register for the spring 2019 Immersion Course! This year, the advanced level course for UAB Investigators will focus on Computational Genomics. The course is from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. on May 6-9, 2019. Find out more here.

Rare Disease Genomics Symposium 3.1.19

Friday, March 1 | 8:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. | Bradley Lecture Center 

Please join us for the 6th Annual Rare Disease Genomic Symposium Friday, March 1. This year's symposium subject is the population genomics. Registration is $35.

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Registration for the event is still open.


Rare Disease Patient and Family Workshop

2019 Rare Disease Symp STD Friday BOLD FINAL

Saturday, March 2 | 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Bradley Lecture Center 

There will be a patient and family work shop on Saturday, March 2, 2019. It will be centered around patients and caregivers with this year's theme being "Demystifying the Rare Disease Journey: From Diagnosis to Treatment." For more information visit alabamarare.org.

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October 1-3 | Hudson Alpha Institute for Biotechonology, Huntsville, Alabama

The Immunogenomics conference, hosted by HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, brings together more than 175 researchers and thought leaders from around the globe exploring the application of genomic technologies to understand the immune system and the development of disease.

Special conference rates are availbale for UAB faculty and students through August 31.

Visit the Immunogenomics Conference website here

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cgm logoThe Center for Genomic Medicine Symposium is presented by UAB and the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. 

Wednesday, May 23 | 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Huntsville, AL 

This year's keynote speaker is Leslie Biesecker, M.D., Chief of the Medical Genomics and Metabolic Branch and Director of the Physician-Scientist Development Program at the National Human Genome Research Institute of the National Institutes of Health. The topic of his talk is "Towards a comprehensive probabilistic approach to clinical genomics."

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Top reasons why to attend the CGM Symposium 

  • Hear how you can leverage the Center’s synergistic approach to genomics
  • Learn about the Center’s new granting program to be presented at the Symposium
  • Learn how you can benefit from  the Center’s Postdoctoral Training Program in Genomic Medicine
  • Take advantage of the manifold opportunities to network with your colleagues from UAB, COA and HA
  • Tour the HudsonAlpha facilities and learn about a “Decade of Discoveries”
  • Enjoy a day filled with talks, tour, breaks, lunching and a reception – all free of charge - and interact with the other participants

cgm logoThe Center for Genomic Medicine Symposium is presented by UAB and the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology. 

Wednesday, May 1 | 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Jackson Center, Huntsville, AL 

This year's keynote speaker is Marc S. Williams, M.D., Director, Geisinger Genomic Medicine Institute in Danville, Pennsylvania. The topic of his talk is "Patient-Centered Precision Health in a Learning Health Care System: Geisinger’s Genomic Medicine Experience."

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Symposium Agenda

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Top reasons why to attend the CGM Symposium 

  • Learn about the Center’s plans for the new 2019 pilot grants

  • Hear talks from experts in Genomic Medicine

  • Learn how you can leverage the Center’s synergistic approach to genomics and take advantage of networking opportunities

  • Tour the facilities on HudsonAlpha’s biotech campus