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ACMG is your source for news, information and experts in the field of medical genetics.

ACMG provides a variety of resources to the media, including news releases, a monthly journal, Genetics in Medicine, story ideas, news clips and experts available for interviews on a range of genetics topics.

For more information on ACMG media relations or requests for interviews, contact:

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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)
Published 2018
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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
Published 2018
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Robert D. Steiner, MD, FAAP, FACMG is Named Editor in Chief of Genetics in Medicine to Succeed Jim Evans, MD, PhD, FACMG
Published 2018
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ACMG Responds to FDA's Approval for Direct-to-Consumer Testing for Three BRCA Gene Mutations
Published 2018
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Jennifer Krupp, MD is First Recipient of the New NIH-ACMG Fellowship in Genomic Medicine Program Management
Published 2017
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Madhuri Hegde, PhD is Elected to the Board of the ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine
Published 2017
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NIH and ACMG Announce New Fellowship in Genomic Medicine Program Management
Published 2017
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Genome Editing in Clinical Genetics, Points to Consider: A Statement of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
Published 2017
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ACMG Releases New Recommendations for Reporting of Secondary Findings in Clinical Exome and Genome Sequencing: Four Genes Added and One Removed in ACMG SF v2.0
Published 2016
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The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces the Recipient of the ACMG Foundation/David L. Rimoin Inspiring Excellence Award at the 2016 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting in Tampa, Florida
Published 2016
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2016 ACMG Foundation / PerkinElmer Diagnostics Travel Award Winner Announced
Published 2016
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Media Alert: Complimentary Press Registration is Now Open for the ACMG 2016 Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting
Published 2015
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ACMG Receives Funding to Continue as the National Coordinating Center for the HRSA Regional Genetic Service Collaboratives and to Develop a Framework for Regional Genetic Care Centers
Published 2015
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Anne O'Donnell Luria, MD, PhD, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School; Mari Mori, MD, Duke University; and Laurie Robak MD, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine Presented with Pfizer/ACMG Foundation Clinical Genetics Combined Residency
Published 2015
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Patricia L. Hall, PhD, Receives the 2015 Richard King Trainee Award for Best Publication in Genetics in Medicine
Published 2015
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ACMG To Introduce New, First-of-its-Kind Monthly Live Online Genomics Case Conference Series
Published 2014
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ACMG Updates Recommendation on "Opt Out" for Genome Sequencing Return of Results
Published 2014
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ACMG Partners with Univ. of North Carolina and Geisinger Health System on Major NIH Grant for Work on Developing the Clinical Genome Resource
Published 2013
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Genetics in Medicine Publishes Special Issue Dedicated to Genomics in Electronic Health Records: First Collection of its Kind
Published 2013
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ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces Two 2014-2015 ACMG Foundation/Genzyme Biochemical Genetics Fellowships Now Available
Published 2013
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ACMG Applauds Supreme Court Decision on Gene Patents
Published 2013
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ACMG Clarifies Statements on Return of Incidental Findings
Published 2013
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The U.S. Supreme Court Hears Arguments Challenging Patents on Breast and Ovarian Cancer Genes: ACMG Is Plaintiff
Published 2013
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ACMG Announces New Smartphone App To Enhance ACMG Annual Meeting Experience
Published 2013
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Carlos E. Prada, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital and James D. Weisfeld-Adams, MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine presented with 2012-13Genzyme/American College of Medical Genetics Foundation Medical Genetics Training Award in Clinical Biochemical
Published 2012
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Carlos E. Prada, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital and James D. Weisfeld-Adams, MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine presented with 2012-13 Genzyme/American College of Medical Genetics Foundation Medical Genetics Training Award
Published 2012
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Next-Generation Sequencing to Detect Chromosome Abnormalities
Published 2012
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New Guidelines on Genetic Counseling and Testing for Alzheimer Disease Genetics in Medicine Offers Guidance on Which Patients Can Benefit From Testing
Published 2011
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The CDC Recognizes Newborn Screening in the "Ten Great Public Health Achievements"
Published 2011
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Nature Publishing Group to publish Genetics in Medicine in 2012
Published 2011
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ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Announces Revolutionary New Summer Genetics Scholars Program
Published 2011
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American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Announces Dates and Location of 2012 Annual Meeting
Published 2010
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Evidence Supports Screening for Fragile X Syndrome in Prospective Mothers, Says Article in Genetics in Medicine Authors Stress Need for Public Education about Unfamiliar Genetic Disease
Published 2010
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American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Announces Record Attendance at 2010 Annual Meeting
Published 2010
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Dr. Marilyn M. Li, MD, FACMG is the 2010 Luminex/ACMGF Award Recipient
Published 2010
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Jane Dahlroth, CEM, CMP joins American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Staff
Published 2009
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The HRSA Genetics Collaboratives Are Bringing Genetic and Newborn Screening Services to Local Communities Around the United States
Published 2009
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Sihoun Hahn, M.D., Ph.D., FACMG is the 2009-2010 Luminex/ACMGF Award Recipient
Published 2009
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Jonathan Berg, MD, PhD is Awarded the Inaugural Richard King Trainee Award for Best Publication in Genetics in Medicine Journal
Published 2009
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Pioneer in Medical Genetics Arno G. Motulsky, MD Honored With Inaugural ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine Lifetime Achievement Award
Published 2009
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