The 2016 American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG) Conference was held in Tampa, Florida March 9-11. The ACD attended with an exhibit booth to help raise awareness of CCDS. The conference was well attended by geneticists from all over the world as well as other allied health care members. The ACD was privileged to speak to hundreds of attendees visiting their booth including Dr. Piero Rinaldo, from the Mayo Clinic, regarding their development of newborn screening technology, Dr. Sylvia Stockler from BC Children’s Hospital, and Dr. Aleksandra Bruchey with Lumos Pharma, regarding ongoing efforts for therapeutics and medical research on CCDS.
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Kim Tuminello- ACD President, Whitnie Strauss- ACD Vice President. Not Pictured: Laura Martin- Trustee