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Annual National DNA Day lecture to honor Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter

Read moreFor NHGRI's National DNA Day on April 25, Olivier Noel, Ph.D., founder and CEO of DNAsimple, will present "Bench to Bedside to Business: A Talk on Startups in Science" for the newly named Louise M. Slaughter National DNA Day lecture, which honors the late Congresswoman. The media and the public are invited to attend at the Lister Hill Center Auditorium on the NIH campus.

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.

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.