The National Human Genome Research Institute’s International Summit in Human Genetics and Genomics is designed to help developing nations build and expand their knowledge base, infrastructure, systems, research efforts, and technologies in human genetics and genomics.
Applications for the Summit in 2018 will be accepted until December 31, 2017 and selection will be made on a rolling basis.
For more information including details on the application process, please visit: www.genome.gov/internationalsummit.
What: The International Summit in Human Genetics and Genomics.
Where: National Institutes of Health campus in Bethesda, Maryland.
When: August 29 to September 28, 2018.
Who: Healthcare professionals and trainees from developing nations with an advanced understanding of the biological sciences. Nurses (MS/PhD); research scientists (PhD); physicians (MBBS/MD); dentists (DDS/DMD); counselors (MS/PhD); and medical, dental, and graduate school trainees can apply.