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Southern California Rare Disease Genetics Meeting


Dr. Virginia Kimonis and the Division of Genetic and Genomic Medicine invites genetic medicine and rare disease professionals to the Sue & Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center in Irvine for the inaugural Southern California Rare Disease Genetics Meeting on March 8, 2019. This conference will benefit healthcare professionals who work with patients with rare disease, academic researchers in rare diseases and patient support group representatives.

This one-day event will feature keynote speaker UC San Diego professor of Pediatrics William Nyhan, MD, PhD, co-discoverer of Lesch-Nyhan syndrome, as well as speaking and poster presentations, opportunities for networking. CME credits will be available for physicians and CEU credits for genetic counselors.


Sept. 1, 2018 — Open for abstract submissions

October 2018 — Registration opens

Nov. 20, 2018 — Abstracts due

Dec. 1, 2018 — Abstract acceptance notification

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