The ACMG is the only nationally recognized interdisciplinary professional membership organization that represents the interests of the entire medical genetics team including clinical geneticists, clinical laboratory geneticists, and genetic counselors.

Together, the ACMG and its members engage in coordinated efforts to improve patient care, ensure optimal reimbursement for genetic service providers, establish standards of care and laboratory policy, and educate members about advances important to their practices.

News Releases

Use of Genetic Testing to Reunify Families Separated as a Result of Immigration Enforcement Policie

Posted on 6/29/2018
Use of Genetic Testing to Reunify Families Separated as a Result of Immigration Enforcement Policies: A Statement from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG)

ClinGen (Clinical Genome Resource) Expert Panel Evaluates Validity of Genes Reported to be Associate

Posted on 6/29/2018
ClinGen (Clinical Genome Resource) Expert Panel Evaluates Validity of Genes Reported to be Associated with Brugada Syndrome: One Gene Reaffirmed; 20 Gene Associations Disputed

ACMG's Genetics in Medicine Journal Receives Record High Impact Factor of 9.937 for 2017: GIM Ranked

Posted on 6/28/2018
ACMG's Genetics in Medicine Journal Receives Record High Impact Factor of 9.937 for 2017: GIM Ranked 8 of 171 Journals in Genetics & Heredity and is Now Top Medical Genetics Journal