Education Program

Make plans to join us June 28-July 2!

2020 Annual Meeting

  

 

SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE

**All times Eastern. 

Sunday, June 28

 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Pre-conference workshops
 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm AGT Business Meeting

 

Monday, June 29

10:00 am – 11:30 am Welcome and Opening Keynote
11:30 am – 7:00 pm Concurrent Sessions, Industry Partner Engagement, Posters, Networking Opportunities

 

Tuesday, June 30

10:00 am – 6:00 pm Concurrent Sessions, Industry Partner Engagement, Posters, Networking Opportunities
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Cytogenetic, Molecular, and Biochemical Genetic Oral Presenations
7:15 pm – 8:00 pm Genetic Educators and Mentors (GEMs) nMeeting

 

Wednesday, July 1

10:00 am – 6:00 pm Concurrent Sessions, Industry Partner Engagement, Posters, Networking Opportunities
6:00 pm –  7:00 pm Closing Keynote
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm AGT Awards Presentation

 

 

 

CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2020

 

Monday, June 29

 11:30 am –  7:00 pm Concurrent Sessions

Tuesday, June 30

 10:00 am –  7:00 pm Concurrent Sessions

Wednesday, July 1

 10:00 am –  6:00 pm Concurrent Sessions

 

There will be four topics offered during each concurrent session block (1 hour each). View the Concurrent Session (AGT topic only) tab for AGT offerings. All sessions are open to AGT and ASCLS members. Check back soon for full session list.

 

 

CONCURRENT SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS 2020

 

 

Monday, June 29
Opening Keynote To Be Announced
Scientific Session Predicting Antibiotic Resistance by Whole Genome Sequencing
Scientific Session Convalescent Plasma
Scientific Session iAMP21 Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, a High-Risk Disease
Scientific Session IGH Deletions in Multiple Myeloma
Scientific Session A Colaborative Guidel to Navigating the Complexities of Perimortem Testing in the Clinical Laboratory
Scientific Session Becoming an Expert: Professional Writing Reviewing and Editing
Tueday, June 30
Scientific Session Gordon Dewald Presentation: An Overview of the Amazing Advances in Genetic Testing I’ve Observed Over My 30+ Year Career
Scientific Session A Case of Mistaken New Born Screening: Biochemical and Molecuar Genetics Join Forces to Make the Right Diagnosis
Scientific Session 0 to 5000 Samples a Day in Response to COVID-19
Scientific Session Myeloid Neoplasms and the Role of Molecular Diagnostics in Hematologic Malignancies
Scientific Session Current Approaches to Lymphoma Testing in the Cytogenetics Laboratory
Scientific Session Oral Presentations
Wednesday, July 1
Scientific Session Implementation of Pharmacogenetic Testing in the Clinic: Benefits and Challenges
Scientific Session How the Cronovirus is Impacting Higher Education
Symposium The Mystery of Lab Safety Regulations
Scientific Session CPT, Z-code, LCD: Impact to Genetic Testing Laboratories
Scientific Session Are Bioethics Personal, Professional, or Both?
Closing Keynote To Be Announced

 

 

Note:  All sessions are open to AGT and ASCLS members. All registrants can access all presentations up to 30 days after the live conference.

 

PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP OFFERINGS 2020

 

June 28 Scientific Session: Next-Generation Sequencing Variant Analysis: The Technologist’s Perspective
June 28 PCR and Sequencing: What You Need to Know
June 28 FISH Troubleshooting
June 28 Punctuation DOES matter… and other lessons from the ISCN
June 28 Resources and Strategies for Interpretation of Gerline Variants