Rare Disease Symposium 2021 728 x 90 digitalRS
Friday, March 10th
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

The University of Alabama at BirminghamChildren’s of Alabama, Alabama Rare and the Alabama Genomic Initiative will host the 10th Annual Rare Disease Genomics Symposium. This year's symposium will be a hybrid event, to be held in-person at the Bradley Lecture Center and via Zoom, on Friday, March 10th, 2023 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Some of the topics that will be addressed at this year's symposium include: next generation technology, long-read genome sequencing, therapeutic sequencing, patient empowerment, and health equity. 

Agendas and registration can be found below. 

Keynote Address

Beyond Engagement: Patient Communitites as Critical Drivers of Rare Disease Research
Tania Simoncelli, M.S.
Vice President, Science in Society
Chan Zukerberg Initiative 


Registration is free. 


Click here to take a look at this year's agenda for the 2023 Rare Disease Symposium. 


Contact Alli Romack at alfaun@uab.edu for questions.