The AEC focuses specifically on the educational needs of genetic counselors and 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 an AEC?
Genetic counseling students
Physicians, nurses and healthcare professionals interested in genetics
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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.
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Market Your Products and Services to More than 2,000 Genetic Counselors
The AEC is the only conference devoted to the educational and professional needs of genetic counselors. As an exhibitor you will reach an array of healthcare professionals from around the country. Our attendees are professionals with a master’s degree or higher who are eager to learn new information in the areas of medical genetics and counseling.
Exhibit at NSGC and Make an Impact on Your Organization
No other event brings together as many as 2,000 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.
What Are Attendees Looking For?
Attendees are looking for information and services on a wide range of topics, from medical updates and current research to counseling issues. Attendee specializations and interests include: prenatal, cancer, pediatric and adult genetics, diagnostic laboratories, infertility, specialty disease, and industry and research settings.
The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) promotes the professional interests of genetic counselors and provides a network for professional communications. Access to continuing education opportunities, professional resources, advocacy and the discussion of all issues relevant to human genetics and the genetic counseling profession are an integral part of belonging to the NSGC.