SC Genetics Conclave

Dr. Caleb Bupp Presenting at Conclave

The SC Genetics Conclave was established in 1979 to increase the understanding of developing areas in genetics, to expand awareness by presenting interesting case studies, and to promote communication among the southeastern genetics community. GGC hosts the Conclave each year. Genetic counselors, MD and PhD geneticists, primary care physicians, medical residents, genetics laboratory technologists, maternal-fetal medicine specialists, and other interested medical professionals are invited to attend.

Thank you to all of our presenters and attendees who made the 2021 SC Genetics Conclave a great success!

The topic was Advanced Genetic and Genomic Technologies:  Impact on diagnosis and research.

If you missed any of the presentations or would like to watch again, recordings of each talk can be found below…

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