International Showcase

International Analysis of NGS Data: the Good & the Bad

Thursday, November 16, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek, Room TBD
Salt Lake City, UT, USA

In the global community of molecular medicine, there is a need to ensure consistency and standardization among all clinical diagnostic laboratories for providing the best patient care. During this year's event, International Affairs Committee members will share their experiences in the analysis of NGS data. After the presentations, open forum discussions will be facilitated to address the challenges and opportunities for moving towards one molecular community. Dessert and coffee will be served.

AMP IAC Members and AMP International Affiliates are indicated on this Google map. Come be a part of this global community of the molecular world!

This program is open to AMP 2017 Annual Meeting international attendees, however space is limited.  Registration is required to attend.


Tentative Program

7:00pm Welcome & AMP International Affairs Committee Overview
Rami Mahfouz, MD
7:10pm   AMP’s 1st Global Congress: Its Significance and Outcomes
Margaret (Peggy) Gulley, MD, Chair, 2017 Global Planning Committee
7:20pm AMP 2017 Survey Summary
Roberta Sitnik, PhD
7:30pm Open Forum Discussion and Q&A Session
Moderated by Helen Fernandes, PhD  
7:45pm Challenges Facing the International Lab
Helen Fernandes, PhD
7:55pm A Commercial Lab Perspective: NGS Referrals and Operations in India
Bibhu R. Das, PhD

Open Forum Discussion and Q&A Session
Moderated by Helen Fernandes, PhD  

8:15pm  Networking and Socializing
8:30pm Closing Remarks

Online Registration

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Please be aware that seating is limited and there may not be space for all registrants to attend the event. Preference will be given to international attendees to the AMP 2017 Annual Meeting. You will be notified by AMP staff after the Advance Registration Deadline (October 20th) of your seating status.