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Summer interns help expand a critical resource for diagnosing patients

Read MoreThree students from this year's NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Sciences share their experience spending the summer working on The Atlas of Human Malformation Syndromes in Diverse Populations, an online resource that helps healthcare providers diagnose patients from geographically diverse regions of the world. Thousands of applicants compete for spots in the program, which places interns at NHGRI and other institutes to conduct basic and clinical research.

NIH-ACMG Fellowship in Genomics Medicine Program Management

Read moreThe National Institutes of Health (NIH) in partnership with the Americal College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) are seeking qualified physicians interested in acquiring credentials and experience to lead genomic medicine research and implementation programs at the NIH, major medical centers and other organizations. The goal of this fellowship is to increase the pool of physicians trained in managing research and implementation programs in genomic medicine.

Learn about a career in genomics

Genomic CareersThe NHGRI Genomic Careers website has information about careers related to genetics and genomics Explore dozens of career possibilities and hear from professionals about their careers and the differences they are making every day.