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2017 ACMG Foundation Annual Day of Caring:


At the 2017 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting in Phoenix Arizona, the ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine (www.acmgfoundation.org) with the support of PerkinElmer, ACMG members and other supporters of the ACMG Foundation were able to donate 21 specially-adapted bicycles and helmets to children living with genetic conditions from the Muscular Dystrophy Association and Little People of America. To learn more about the amazing and heartwarming ACMG Foundation Day of Caring, visit News Releases here.


 

Dr. Rimoin with Ella

 

ACMG Foundation Launches the Rimoin Lifetime Achievement Award Campaign

 

To honor a pioneer in medical genetics, a founder of ACMG and the first president of the ACMG Foundation, the ACMG Foundation has launched a campaign to endow the ACMG Foundation David L. Rimoin Lifetime Achievement Award in Medical Genetics with a financial aspect to elevate it to the most prestigious award in the medical genetics field and a fitting, living memorial to Dr. Rimoin.

 

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Dr. David A.H. Whiteman of Shire is Named Vice-President of the Board of the ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine


Madhuri Hegde, PhD is Elected to the Board of the ACMGFoundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine


 Jeffrey Hawkins of Illumina is Elected to the Board of ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine


The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces the Recipient of the ACMG Foundation Carolyn Mills Lovell Award at the 2017 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona


Celebrated Geneticist Dr. Laird G. Jackson Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from the ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine


2017 ACMG Foundation/PerkinElmer Diagnostics Travel Award Winner Announced


Rebecca Ahrens-Nicklas, MD, PhD Receives the 2017 Richard King Trainee Award for Best Publication in Genetics in Medicine


The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces the Recipient of the ACMG Foundation/David L. Rimoin Inspiring Excellence Award at the 2017 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona


Tamanna Ratti Roshan Lal of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Receives the 2017-2018 Sanofi Genzyme/ACMG Foundation Medical Genetics Training Award in Clinical Biochemical Genetics


The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces the First Nine Recipients of the Shire Training Fellowship Awards


Leading National Genetics Foundation to Present Adapted Bikes to Phoenix Area Children with Genetic Conditions at Heartwarming “Day of Caring” Event to be Held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 24th at the Phoenix Convention Center
 
Nominations Sought for the ACMG Foundation’s David L. Rimoin Lifetime Achievement Award in Medical Genetics: Deadline is Oct. 19th  
 
PKU Practice Guidelines Now Available in Six Foreign Languages from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics  
 
Applications are Now Available for the ACMG Foundation/Shire Medical Genetics Residency and Fellowship Training Awards Program  
 
ACMG Foundation Receives Funding from Pfizer for Clinical Genetics Training Residencies/Fellowships  
 

Mohammed Almannai, MD and Juanita Neira, MD of Baylor College of Medicine Receive the 2016-2017 Sanofi Genzyme/ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Medical Genetics Training Award in Clinical Biochemical Genetics  
 

The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces the Recipient of the ACMG Foundation/David L. Rimoin Inspiring Excellence Award at the 2016 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting in Tampa, Florida  
 

Hua Wang, MD, PhD of University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and Farrah Rajabi, MD of Boston Children’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School are Presented with the Pfizer/ACMG Foundation Clinical Genetics Combined Residency for Translational Genomic Scholars Fellowship Award  
 

2016 ACMG Foundation / PerkinElmer Diagnostics Travel Award Winner Announced  
 

The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces the Recipient of the ACMG Foundation Carolyn Mills Lovell Award at the 2016 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting in Tampa, Florida  
 

Katherine M. Dempsey MS CGC, Receives the 2016 Richard King Trainee Award for Best Publication in Genetics in Medicine: First Genetic Counseling Student to Win King Award  
 

Prasit Phowthongkum, MD of University of Washington Receives the Horizon Pharma /ACMG Foundation Award  

ACMG Foundation Receives Major Gift from Shire to Support Training on Next Generation of Medical Geneticists: $1.65 Million Grant will Fund 10 Training Fellowships 


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