October 29-30, 2014


San Francisco, CA USA

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W. Andrew Faucett, MS, LGC

Director of Policy and Education, Office of the Chief Scientific Officer, Geisinger Health System

Andy Faucett is a board certified and licensed genetic counselor. His work currently focuses on research, education, ethics and community engagement to improve the use of genetic testing. He is the Director of Policy and Education for the Office of the Chief Scientific Officer at Geisinger Health System in Danville, PA and has research appointments in the Genomic Medicine Institute and the Autism and Developmental Medicine Institute.
He leads the education and engagement activities, development of the online registry and the evaluation of genetic variants for educational needs and social issues in the ClinGen project (formerly ISCA and ICCG). He leads the community engagement aspects of Geisinger’s biobank, MyCode, including the planned sequencing of 100,000 biobank participants. He also participated in Geisinger’s eMERGE activities with a focus on education and ethical issues.
Prior to joining Geisinger he was a faculty member at Emory University School of Medicine and a Scientific Advisor for the CDC in Atlanta. He serves as Chair of the American Society of Human Genetics Information and Education Committee.

Networking Opportunities

You will have multiple chances to network and meet with others in the field of personalized medicine during the conference. There will be an online networking tool available before the conference even begins!

Attendees will have the opportunity to meet other attendees through the following networking services:

Our CONFERENCE NETWORKING SITE is online weeks prior to the event. Attendees can schedule one-on-one meetings prior to the conference and print out a schedule of meeting times during the conference.

EXTENDED NETWORKING BREAKS. These will give attendees the chance to meet those with whom they many not have set up meetings.

EVENING RECEPTION. This will give attendees the chance to mingle with other professionals after a day full of speakers, meetings, and thought-provoking topics.

SPEAKER Q&A SESSIONS. This will afford attendees the opportunity to ask additional questions of our speakers.

Who Will You Meet

  • Pharmaceutical Company Leaders
  • Diagnostic Company Leaders
  • Genome Interpretation Experts
  • Genome Sequencing Pioneers
  • Biotech Leaders
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Academicians
  • Consultants
  • Government Leaders
  • Health Insurance Executives
  • Investors
  • Venture Capitalists



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