Society of Toxicology (SOT) 2018
Founded in 1961, the Society of Toxicology (SOT) is a professional and scholarly organization of scientists from academic institutions, government, and industry representing the great variety of scientists who practice toxicology in the US and abroad. The Society’s mission is to create a safer and healthier world by advancing the science and increasing the impact of toxicology.
MetaSystems will exhibit on the 2018 SOT conference.
Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Humangenetik 2018
MetaSystems wird als Aussteller auf der 29. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Humangenetik (gfh) präsent sein, welche gemeinsam mit der Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Humangenetik und der Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für Medizinische Genetik in Münster abgehalten wird.
US & Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP)
The Academy has received 3,266 abstracts, with top research destined for platform and poster sessions. Dr. Stanley Hamilton of MD Anderson Cancer Center will deliver the Maude Abbott Lecture on “The Pathologist and Individualized Cancer Therapy,” and Dr. H. Gilbert Welch of The Dartmouth Institute will discuss “Overdiagnosis and Cancer Screening: Challenges Posed by Birds, Rabbits and Turtles” for the Timely Topics lecture. The Generation U party is a celebration of our profession and USCAP’s expression of appreciation for attending the meeting.
The program of the EEMGS 2018 will highlight a wide diversity of aspects in the field of genetic toxicology. A variety of current aspects in relation to DNA damage and mutations caused by environmental agents, cell-type specificity of genotoxicity and DNA repair, alternatives to animals testing including emerging models and techniques, new approaches in human biomonitoring, hot topics in carcinogenicity, next generation risk assessment in genotoxicity and genome safety in gene therapy will be covered.
2018 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting
Founded in 1991, the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics advances the practice of medical genetics and genomics by providing education, resources and a voice for more than 1,600 biochemical, clinical, cytogenetic, medical and molecular geneticists, genetic counselors and other healthcare professionals committed to the practice of medical genetics.
The world’s leading experts will come together to discuss the latest developments in infectious diseases, infection control and clinical microbiology.
Great Lakes Cytogeneomics Conference
The Great Lakes Cytogenomics Conference is held in May of each year in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Attendees from all over Canada and the USA come to share and discuss their experiences in the field of Clinical Laboratory Genetics and Cytogenomics. This conference is of particular interest to cytogenomicists, trainee fellows, and technologists working in the field.
American Society For Microbiology (ASM)
ASM Microbe 2018–connecting scientists with their science–showcases the best microbial sciences in the world, and provides a one-of-a-kind forum to explore the complete spectrum of microbiology from basic science to translation and application. Eight tracks allow you to narrow in on your scientific niche, and connect with the experts in your field.
Canadian College of Medical Geneticists
CCMG scientific conference is the largest gathering of healthcare professionals, trainees and decision-makers, with a focus on medical genetics, in Canada. Featuring high-profile keynote speakers; cutting-edge panels on current issues in genetics; and a wealth of networking activities, the conference is the country’s premier event for evidence-informed discussion and debate on health care. The 42nd Annual Scientific Conference will feature a multi-disciplinary scientific program, renowned guest speakers, an extensive two-day trade show, and a great social program.
The joint International Symposium on EPR Dosimetry and Dating and the International Conference on Biological Dosimetry
European Society of Human Genetics (ESHG)
The ESHG will be taking the first step for (hopefully) the next 50 years and delivering a conference showcasing the latest findings in the field of human genetics, both basic and applied. The conference is held in conjunction with the European Meeting on the Psychosocial Aspects of Genetics, emphasising the multidisciplinary and international remit of the Society.
Cancer Genomics Consortium 2018
The mission of CGC is to provide high quality education and promote best practices in clinical cancer genomics. The CGC Annual Meeting is a unique forum for education and discussion of best practices in laboratory genomics. CGC is the preeminent annual gathering for medical and laboratory specialists who are interested in the use of genomic techniques for diagnostic testing and translational research applications.
The meeting will include invited presentations from leading cancer geneticists/genomicists, oncologists, pathologists, focusing on the clinically important as well as recent developments in cancer genomic diagnosis, prognosis, and management.
Le congrès de l’ACLF (Association des Cytogénéticiens de Langue Française) et de l’ATC (Association des Techniciens en Cytogénétique) a lieu en septembre 2018 et rassemble près de 400 personnes (praticiens médecins ou pharmaciens, scientifiques, ingénieurs, techniciens, conseillers en génétique). Il permet aux cytogénéticiens des différents domaines constitutionnel (pré et postnatal), onco-hématologique ou des tumeurs de se retrouver.
The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG), founded in 1948, is the primary professional membership organization for human genetics specialists worldwide. The Society’s nearly 8,000 members include researchers, academicians, clinicians, laboratory practice professionals, genetic counselors, nurses and others who have a special interest in the field of human genetics.
College of American Pathologists
The College of American Pathologists (CAP), the leading organization of board-certified pathologists, serves patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering and advocating excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine worldwide.
The theme of the meeting this year will be, "Precision Medicine Begins Here”. The Precision Medicine Initiative of the National Institutes of Health defines precision medicine as "an emerging approach for disease treatment and prevention that takes into account individual variability in genes, environment, and lifestyle for each person." For an increasing number of diseases across a wide variety of medical specialties, the one-size-fits-all approach to patient diagnosis and treatment is becoming obsolete. Molecular professionals lead the way in developing and applying new technologies to achieve the best patient care and outcome in this rapidly evolving field. We also play a vital role in educating our clinical colleagues, lay public, and elected officials of the value of the critical work that we do.