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Seventieth Meeting of the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research

NHGRI Logo The National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research will meet in open session Monday, February 10, 2014, at Fishers Lane Terrace-Level Conference Center. Genomic medicine, H3Africa, the intramural research program,  and genomics and cancer will be discussed. (more)


Apply for NHGRI-ASHG's new education fellowship for genetics professionals

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To help cultivate an educated citizenry, the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) and NHGRI have teamed up to sponsor the new Genetics and Education Fellowship. Every year, one genetics professional will receive comprehensive training and experience to help prepare him or her for a career in genetics and genomics education. (more)

The Genomics Landscape: A Message from the Director

DNA Day: Inspiring the Future Generation of Scientists

Eric GreenEngaging young students offers a chance to inspire them about scientific concepts and inquiry. On April 25th, NHGRI will celebrate the 12th National DNA Day, which commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 and the discovery of DNA's double-helical structure in 1953. DNA Day programs, as well other student and teacher activities, bring genomics to the classroom. Read more

NHGRI Budget

The NHGRI Strategic Plan

Last Updated: April 3, 2014