Rivka talk 2019

Dr. Rivka L. Glaser’s proposal for an invited session on genetics education was accepted to the 2019 American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Annual Meeting!   This The ASHG annual meeting is the world’s largest gathering of human genetics professionals.was one of 18 sessions accepted at the week long meeting.  The session is titled, "Addressing the genomics literacy gap in society: A conversation about the how, what, why and impact of modern educational frameworks."  It will include speakers on undergraduate, graduate, and health professional education, as well as a speaker on educational efforts for the public.  She will be moderating the session, along with colleague Dr. Adam Hott, Expanding Solutions Expert and Digital Applications Lead for Educational Outreach at Hudson Alpha Institute for Biotechnology.