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Public Health Genetics Week: May 23-27

May 20, 2022 — Public Health Genetics Week is next week! May 23-27, 2022 #PHGW #PublicHealthGenetics The goal of this week is to raise awareness of genetics and genetic information and to celebrate all those involved in the field, including family and patient advocates, genetics professionals, students, and nonprofits, among others. Learn more about upcoming programming for Public Health... Read More

Time 4 Genetics Webinar~ Genetic Testing Webinar: May 18

March 18, 2022 — MSRGN is inviting you to our  Time 4 Genetics Webinar: Genetic Testing: It’s Not Rocket Science May 18, 2022 (at 10am PT, 11 am MT, noon  CT, and 1pm ET)  featuring Guest Presenters: Guest Presenters: Daryl A. Scott, MD, PhD Associate professor at Baylor College of Medicine & Clinical Geneticist at Texas Children’s Hospital Haley Streff, MS,... Read More

Time 4 Genetics Webinar~ Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: January 6

November 3, 2021 — MSRGN is inviting you to our  Time 4 Genetics Webinar: What to do when you suspect Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: A Practical Guide January 6, 2022 (at 11am PT, noon pm MT, 1pm CT, and 2pm ET)  featuring Guest Presenters: Dr. Abdallah (Abe) Elias Clinical Geneticist, Medical Director of the Department of Medical Genetics at Shodair Children’s Hospital To... Read More

Time 4 Genetics Webinar~ Developmental Delays & Genetics: September 30

September 9, 2021 — MSRGN is inviting you to our  Time 4 Genetics Webinar: An approach to genetic diagnosis for patients with developmental delay September 30, 2021 (at 11am PT, noon pm MT, 1pm CT, and 2pm ET)  featuring Guest Presenters: Austin Larson, MD, Assistant Professor Pediatrics from The Children’s Hospital Colorado Clinical Genetics and Inherited Metabolic Diseases To register please click: here... Read More

MSRGN honors Newborn Screening Awareness Month #2021NBS

September 1, 2021 — September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month! MSRGN has a long tradition of supporting, promoting and encouraging newborn screening professionals, education and awareness in our 8-state region. Check out these resources and upcoming events/resources that honor Newborn Screening Month! (click on words underlined for more info about the event): #2021NBS Toolkit from Expecting Health 2021 NBSTRN... Read More

Registration OPENS for the MSRGN Genetics Summit 2021

August 13, 2021 — The registration is now OPEN for the Virtual MSRGN Genetics Summit 2021 to be held on November 9-10, 2021. The Genetics Summit is a virtual summit to educate, engage, and connect families, providers, and public health professionals around contemporary topics in genetics. The Agenda is available here, Speaker information here, and CME/CEU information here. 

Texas Genetics Conference ~ July 10, 2021

June 22, 2021 — 2021 Texas Genetics Conference Saturday, July 10, 2021  LIVE / FREE / ONLINE CONFERENCE Program/Agenda Here Continuing Education Info Here Register Here With advances in Genetic testing, an understanding of genetic principles is becoming an increasingly important part of healthcare. Genetic testing is changing the way physicians are diagnosing certain diseases, but also raises important... Read More

National Survey of Children’s Health & Data Resource Center

March 30, 2021 — HRSA(DSCSHN) would like to bring awareness to an existing data resource, which provides access to child- and family-level estimates from the National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH). The Data Resource Center (DRC), which is a project of the Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative (CAHMI) out of Johns Hopkins University, is funded by HRSA/MCHB under... Read More

Telehealth 101 Telehealth for Tribes: HRSA Archive

January 25, 2021 — This Telehealth 101 Virtual Workshop was hosted by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Office of Regional Operations (ORO), in collaboration with the North Dakota Department of Health and Spirit Lake Tribe of North Dakota held November 18-19, 2020. The archive of the materials and recording of the presentations can be found linked below:... Read More

MSRGN’s Holiday Genetics Gift List 2020

December 17, 2020 — What a year 2020 has been! In an effort to spread some joy and cheer as we end the year, and maybe give you a little chuckle, please check out our GENETICS Themed gift guide for those special people in your life: DNA Artwork by ZuniArtist Children’s Book: I Love Genetics DNA Coffee Mug Fuzzy... Read More