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Feb 15, 2012, 07:27 ET American College of Medical Genetics Unveils New CME Program: Using Databases to Interpret Cytogenomic Arrays

Technologies that allow for the evaluation of the entire human genome have become increasingly inexpensive and show great promise in clinical...


Jan 11, 2012, 08:15 ET Genetic/Genomic Breakthroughs in Healthcare at the 2012 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting

Genetics, genomics, personalized medicine, genetic testing, exome sequencing, prenatal testing, cancer genetics…the world of medicine and healthcare...


Oct 24, 2011, 03:27 ET National Genetics Organization Changes Name to Better Reflect Expansion of Field: New Name will be American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Starting in 2012

The American College of Medical Genetics Board of Directors has voted to add the word "Genomics" to its name, thereby changing the name to "American...


Oct 06, 2011, 12:46 ET Genetics Foundation Receives Largest Individual Donation in Its History

The American College of Medical Genetics Foundation (ACMG Foundation) announced that it has received the single largest donation from an individual...


Sep 29, 2011, 08:27 ET National Genetics Organization Develops New Tools to Attract Students Into Medical Genetics: American College of Medical Genetics Announces New Video Series, Webpage and Brochure

At a time when a day does not go by without news of the latest genetic discovery, there is a greater need than ever for specialty-trained,...


Sep 28, 2011, 01:18 ET American College of Medical Genetics Applauds HHS Secretary's Decision to Expand Newborn Screening to Include Critical Congenital Heart Disease

The American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) strongly supports the U.S. Health & Human Services (HHS) decision to make Critical Congenital...


Aug 11, 2011, 04:51 ET ACMG Announces New Online Live Learning Center: Will Bring Genetics and Genomics Education to Varied Health Professionals

The American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) has just unveiled a brand new ACMG Online Live Learning Center, which will bring online genetics...


May 25, 2011, 02:06 ET The CDC Recognizes Newborn Screening in the "Ten Great Public Health Achievements"

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced last weeks its "Ten Great Public Health Achievements – United States, 2001-2010." The...


May 23, 2011, 02:53 ET One Simple Test Can Save Your Baby's Life: Newborn Screening Experts Discuss What the CDC Has Called "One of the Ten Great Public Health Achievements of this Century"

Newborn screening is a vital public health program and it's been called one of the most significant, lifesaving and important public health programs...


Apr 06, 2011, 09:27 ET American College of Medical Genetics Announces President-Elect, New Directors

he American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) announced the election of four new Directors who began their terms on April 1, 2011. Directors are...


Mar 28, 2011, 04:57 ET Renowned Physician-Scientist Wayne Grody, MD, Ph.D., Named President of the American College of Medical Genetics

Wayne W. Grody, MD, Ph.D., of Los Angeles, Calif. is the new president of The American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG), the national professional...


Mar 18, 2011, 05:46 ET The Late Dr. Charles J. Epstein, Notable Geneticist, is Named 2011 ACMG Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

The late Dr. Charles J. Epstein, MD, FACMG, Founding Fellow and Past President of the American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) is the 2011...


Feb 18, 2011, 02:08 ET ACMG Foundation Announces Revolutionary New Summer Genetics Scholars Program

Medical students from around the country will have an opportunity to experience firsthand the new frontier of medicine in a revolutionary new...


Apr 01, 2010, 03:59 ET American College of Medical Genetics Lauds Federal Court Ruling of Gene Patents as Invalid

The American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG), one of the original plaintiffs in the anti-gene-patenting lawsuit filed in 2009, celebrated the US...


Jan 06, 2010, 04:46 ET The American College of Medical Genetics Foundation/Genzyme Clinical Genetics Fellowship in Biochemical Genetics 2010 Award Will Support Training in Genetics

The American College of Medical Genetics Foundation/ACMGF (www.acmgfoundation.org) and Genzyme Corporation have announced that applications are now...


Jan 06, 2010, 03:57 ET American College of Medical Genetics Foundation/Luminex 2010 Award Will Promote Effective Genetic Testing and Research

The American College of Medical Genetics Foundation/ACMGF (www.acmgfoundation.org) and Luminex Corporation have joined together to announce an annual ...