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Event Overview:

The Annual Education Conference (AEC) is the premier educational event for genetic counselors - the only conference devoted to the needs of genetic counselors.

The AEC annually offers a notable slate of presentations on a diverse range of topics, as well as educational breakout sessions that allow for a smaller group dynamic on specific areas of interest.

Attendee Information:

The Annual Education Conference (AEC) focuses specifically on the educational needs of genetic counselors. The AEC addresses a wide variety of genetic counseling practice areas and provides the latest information for the genetic counseling profession. Attendees will gain important information to support and enhance their current practice.

Who Should Attend the AEC?

    Genetic counselors
    Genetic counseling students
    Physicians, nurses and healthcare professionals interested in genetics

What Will You Gain from the AEC?

After attending this conference, participants will be able to:

Describe recent developments in the fields of genetic counseling and medical genetics, including diagnosis, disease management and therapeutic options.
Incorporate new technologies, genetic testing and research results into the practice of genetic counseling.
Apply counseling theories and techniques in varied genetic counseling settings.
Identify emerging areas of ethical, legal and social concern.
Examine the changing role of the genetic counselor.

Exhibitor Information:

No other event brings together as many as 1,900 genetic counselors and genetic healthcare professionals from different backgrounds and experience levels in one place like the AEC. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to share your resources and solutions with these dedicated genetic counselors. 

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has been an integral part of the development and progression of the genetic counseling profession since its incorporation in 1979. The profession has grown steadily for the past thirty years and today, NSGC is a leader for the industry with over 3,000 members.

With a mission to advance the role of genetic counselors in healthcare by fostering education, research and public policy to ensure the availability of quality genetic services, NSGC is looking to the future.

About NSGC:

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) promotes the professional interests of genetic counselors and provides a network for professional communication. Local and national continuing education opportunities and the discussion of all issues relevant to human genetics and the genetic counseling profession are an integral part of membership in NSGC.

Contact the event managers listed below for more information about how you can participate at the 35th NSGC Annual Education Conference (AEC) - National Society Of Genetic Counselors.

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Conference/Event Dates: 09/28/2016 - 10/01/2016
Expo/Exhibit Dates: 09/28/2016 - 09/30/2016
Expo/Exhibit Hours: Wednesday 6:15pm-8:30pm; Thursday 11am-3pm and 6pm-8pm; Friday 11:30am-4:30pm
Classification: B2B
Primary Industry: Genetics
Other Industries: Associations, Genetics, Professional Healthcare
Estimated Attendance: 1,900
Cost to Attend:
Audience: Genetic Counselors, Genetic Counseling Students, Physicians, Nurses and Genetic Healthcare Professionals in:
Prenatal, Cancer, Pediatric and Adult Genetics, Diagnostic Laboratories, Infertility, Specialty Disease, Industry and Research Settings
Notes: Past Membership Categories
--Full members 75%
Full members have one or all of the following:
-A Master's or PhD degree in human genetics or genetic counseling
-Certified in genetic counseling by the American Board of Genetic Counseling and/or the American Board of Medical Genetics
--New Genetic Counselor members 11%
-New Genetic Counselor members are Full members that have started practicing within the past two years
--Student members 11%
-Student members are students enrolled in an accredited graduate degree program in genetic counseling
--Other 3%
-Emeritus members are retired Full members
-Associate members include healthcare professionals whose interests focus on genetic counseling
Venue: Washington State Convention Center
Venue Phone: (206) 694-5030
Venue Type: Indoor - Convention Center
Number of Exhibitors:75+ (2015) (Previous Year)
Show Owner:NSGC
Show Manager:NSGC
Prospectus PDF:Download Exhibitor Prospectus PDF
Sponsorship: Yes
Sponsorship Details: Take advantage of the numerous sponsorship opportunities NSGCââ¬â"¢s AEC has to offer. Each
sponsorship option is designed to increase your companyââ¬â"¢s exposure and grow your sales. NSGC offers various options to fit any budget and will also customize sponsorship packages specifically for
you! For more information on sponsorship opportunities and custom sponsorship packages, please contact Rebecca A. Baker at or 312.673.5827.

Booth Size Booth Cost   Available Amenities
Per 10' x 10' $2,800   Electricity: Yes - Unknown Price
10' x 10' Non Profit $1,400   Water: n/a
Open Corner Location Additional $500   Generator: n/a
  Marketing Vehicles Allowed: Yes
Other Booth Sizes Available: n/a

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2015 Exhibitors:

    Alpha-1 Foundation
    American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC)
    Association of Public Health Laboratories
    Ambry Genetics
    American Thrombosis & Hemostasis Network (ATHN)
    Allele Diagnostics
    Affymetrix, Inc
    Ariosa Diagnostics
    Athena Diagnostics
    ARUP Laboratories
    Baby's First Test
    BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.
    Boulder Abortion Clinic, P. C.
    Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories
    Bright Pink
    Basser Research Center for BRCA
    Childrens Hospital Colorado- Denver Genetics Labor
    Cord Blood Registry
    Children's Hospital Colorado / Denver Genetic Labo
    Clinical Genome (ClinGen) Resource
    Claritas Genomics
    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Connective Tissue Gene Tests
    Emory Genetics Laboratory
    Fulgent Diagnostics
    Genesis Genetics
    Greenwood Genetic Center
    Geisinger Health System
    Gene by Gene, LTD
    GenPath Women's Health
    Genzyme, a Sanofi Company
    Hyperion Therapeutics
    Insight Medical Genetics
    International Institute for the Advancement of Med
    InVitae Corporation
    Integrated Genetics
    Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, PCPGM
    Mayo Medical Laboratories
    Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory
    Myriad Genetic Laboratories, Inc.
    Mother to Baby Pregnancy Studies Conducted by OTIS
    National Abortion Federation- Hotline Fund
    Natera Inc.
    NIH Genetic Testing Registry/ ClinVar/MedGen
    PerkinElmer Labs
    Pathway Genomics
    Parabase Genomics
    Prevention Genetics, LLC
    Progenity, Inc.
    Personalis, Inc.
    Pathway Genomics
    Progeny Software, LLC
    QIAGEN Bioinformatics
    Quest Diagnostics
    Reproductive Genetic Innovations, LLC
    Recordati Rare Diseases
    St. Louis Fetal Care Institute
    Southwestern Womens Options
    Sequenom Laboratories
    Simons Variation in Individuals Project (Simons VI
    Tute Genomics
    Transgenomic Inc.
    UCLA Clinical Genomics Center
    The University of Chicago Genetic Services
    UNMC Human Genetics Laboratory
    University of Washington
    City of Hope - Clinical Molecular Diagnostic Labor
    Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, PCPGM
    UAB Medical Genomics Laboratory

2014 Exhibitors as of July 21, 2014:
• Ambry Genetics
• American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC)
• American Thrombosis & Hemostasis Network (ATHN)
• Ariosa Diagnostics
• ARUP Laboratories
• Asuragen, Inc.
• Baylor College of Medicine Medical Genetics Laboratory
• BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.
• Boulder Abortion Clinic
• Bright Pink
• Cancer Special Interest Group
• Cedar River Clinics
• Center for Jewish Genetics
• City of Hope - Clinical Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory
• Claritas Genomics
• Clinical Genome Resource (ClinGen)
• CombiMatrix
• Connective Tissue Gene Tests
• Cord Blood Registry
• Counsyl Inc
• Courtagen Diagnostics Laboratory
• Edimer Pharmaceuticals
• Emory Genetics Laboratory
• FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered
• Fulgent Diagnostics
• Geisinger Health System
• Gene By Gene
• GeneDx
• GeneTests
• Genome Magazine
• Greenwood Genetic Center
• Hyperion Therapeutics
• Illumina, Inc.
• Integrated Genetics
• Invitae Corporation
• Kaiser Permanente - Northern California
• Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, Partners Personalized Medicine
• Mount Sinai Genetic Testing Laboratory
• Myriad Genetic Laboratories, Inc.
• Natera, INC.
• Omcia
• Pathway Genomics
• PerkinElmer Labs
• Personalis, Inc.
• Pfizer, Inc.
• Prenatal SIG
• PreventionGenetics
• Proband by The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
• Progeny Software, LLC
• Quest Diagnostics
• Recombine
• Recordati Rare Diseases
• Reproductive Genetic Innovations (RGI)
• Seattle Children's Hospital
• Sequenom Laboratories
• Sharsheret
• Sinai Surgical Center
• Southwestern Women's Options
• The Basser Research Center for BRCA
• The Heart Institute Diagnostic Laboratory
• Transgenomic, Inc.
• UAB Medical Genomics Laboratory
• UCLA Clinical Genomics Center
• UNMC Human Genetics Laboratory
• University of Chicago Genetic Services
• University of Washington

2013 Exhibitors:

4p- Support Group

Ambry Genetics

American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC)

Ariosa Diagnostics

ARUP Laboratories

Association of Public Health Laboratories


Athena Diagnostics, Inc.

Baby’s First Test

Baylor College of Medicine , Medical

Genetics Laboratories


Boulder Abortion Clinic, P. C.

Bright Pink

California Cryobank

Casey Molecular Diagnostics

Cedar River Clinics

CellScape Corporation

Center for Fetal Diagnosis & Treatment at CHOP

City of Hope - Clinical Molecular Diagnostic


CombiMatrix Diagnostics

Connective Tissue Gene Tests

Cord Blood Registry


Denver Genetic Laboratories

Early Brain Development in Fragile X

Edimer Pharmaceuticals

Emory Genetics Laboratory

Fetal Repair of Myelomeninocele Center

at Vanderbilt

FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered

Geisinger Health System


Genesis Genetics Institute

Genetics Center

GenPath Women’s Health

Genzyme, a Sanofi Company

Good Start Genetics

Illumina, Inc.

Integrated Genetics

InVitae Corporation

Kaiser Genetics - Northern California

Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, PCPGM

Mauli Ola Foundation

Mayo Medical Laboratories

Mother to Baby Conducted by the Org. of

Teratology Information Specialists

Myriad Genetic Laboratories, Inc.

Natera Inc.


NSGC’s Cancer SIG

PerkinElmer Labs

Personalis, Inc.


Prevention Genetics, LLC

Progeny Software, LLC

Quest Diagnostics


Reproductive Genetics Institute


Seattle Children’s Hospital Department of


Sequenom Laboratories (formerly Center

for Molecular Medicine


Sinai Surgical Center

Southwestern Womens Options

St. Louis Fetal Care Institute

The Heart Institute Diagnostic Laboratory

The Marfan Foundation

The University of Chicago Genetic Services

Transgenomic Labs

UAB Medical Genomics Laboratory

UCLA Clinical Genomics Center

University of Washington Reference Lab


Verinata Health Inc.

Victor Center for the Prevention of Jewish

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