CSER @ ASHG 2016 Annual Meeting

The results of CSER research will be featured at this year's American Society of Human Genetics 2016 Annual Meeting. Held in Vancouver, Canada, ASHG 2016 provides a forum for the presentation and discussion of science in human genetics. The ASHG 2016 Annual Meeting will run from October 18 to 22.

A full list of all CSER work at ASHG 2016 can be found online in PDF format here. We have included below just a small sample of the large amount of CSER work being presented at ASHG 2016.

NHGRI-CSER "Booth Talk"

Time: October 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm. Location: Booth #517, Vancouver Convention Center

The National Human Genome Institute is hosting a CSER "Booth Chat" on October 20 at 12:00pm - 12:30pm. This is an opportunity to meet with NHGRI and some CSER members to chat about CSER and learn amore about the consortium's research efforts.

Tuesday, October 18 2016

Poster Talks. Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm. Location: Room 119, Vancouver Convention Center

  • Malia Fullerton (CSER site: University of Washington) will be giving presentation during a Poster Talks session at ASHG 2016. Posters in this session are a subset of the top-scoring poster abstracts at ASHG 2016.

Wednesday, October 19 2016

Oral Platform Presentation - Session on "Interpreting Variants of Uncertain Significance". Time: 9:15am - 9:30am. Location: Ballroom A, Vancouver Convention Center

Thursday, October 20 2016

Oral Platform Presentation - Session on "Hereditary Cancer Diagnostics". Time: 11:15am - 11:30am. Location: Ballroom C, Vancouver Convention Center

Friday, October 21 2016

Oral Platform Presentation - Session on "Genomes in the Clinic and Research: Patient-family-participant Perspectives". Time: 9:00am - 10:15am. Location: Room 302, Vancouver Convention Center

  • Three CSER investigators - Jason Vassy (CSER Site: Brigham and Women's Hospital), Katrina Goddard (CSER site: Kaiser Foundation Research Institute), and Jonathan Berg (CSER Site: University of North Carolina) - will be giving presentations during this session. Please click on their names above to learn more about the presentations they will be giving. 

Saturday, October 22 2016

Oral Platform Presentation - Session on "The Clinical Impact of WES and WGS". Time: 9:45am - 10:00am. Location: Room 109, Vancouver Convention Center