Conferences and CEUs

Upcoming Conferences

National Society of Genetic Counselors 40th Annual ConferenceThe NSGC Annual Conference showcases advancements across the breadth of the genetic counseling profession to provide education and build community. Attendees will gain knowledge of clinical and scientific best practices and insights into emerging research. The conference provides a unique opportunity to engage and network with colleagues and pursue professional development. Learn more and register here.
*UPDATE* All VirtualNew Orleans
8th Annual Genetics Education Symposium – Genetics & Genomics: Applications for the Prevention, Detection, and Treatment of CancerThis program, presented by Cleveland Clinic’s Genomic Medicine Institute (GMI) and the Center for Personalized Genetic Healthcare (CPGH), will provide the opportunity to review the latest advances in genetics and genomics. GMI and CPGH will provide state-of-the-art information to healthcare providers treating patients with hereditary cancer syndromes. Expert Cleveland Clinic and guest faculty will present case- and research-based presentations highlighting the integration of genetics and genomics into clinical practice. Learn more and register here. For genetic counselors outside of Cleveland Clinic, the conference is a very low cost and has been approved by NSGC for Category 1 CEUs.
8:00am – 4:45pm ESTLive Stream

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Continue Education Opportunities

Together, ABGC and NSGC compiled and listed resources for continuing education that meet re-certification requirements. The following opportunities and many others are available now and in the coming months:

Online CEU No Cost Options
Online CEU Low Cost Options
2020 Journal of Genetic Counseling CEU ProgramUp to 12.00 Category 1 Contact Hours
NSGC 2019 Webinar SeriesUp to 7.00 Category 1 Contact Hours
New Frontiers in Genetic TechnologyUp to 5.06 Category 1 Contact Hours
Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing 201: Technology, Complex Cases and ResourcesUp to 5.11 Category 1 Contact Hours
The Formation of Implicit Biases and Practical Strategies to Address ThemUp to 3.91 Category 1 Contact Hours
Integrating Pharmacogenomic Testing into Clinical PracticeUp to 3.51 Category 1 Contact Hours
Online CEU Options with Maximum Hours
2018 Annual Conference RecordingsUp to 62.39 Category 1 Contact Hours
2019 Annual Conference RecordingsUp to 47.90 Category 1 Contact Hours
Professional Activity Credit

Professional activity credits are activities you may do as part of your employment to support the profession. These credits do not cost the CGC any additional time or money.

Please contact ABGC with questions about re-certification in 2020 and NSGC with questions regarding accessing CEU opportunities.