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  • Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well)

    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

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Beyond a Million Genomes: From Discovery to Precision Health  (A4)

Scientific Organizers: Alan R. Shuldiner, Dan Roden and Elaine R. Mardis


January 21—25, 2020

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Sep 26, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 26, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 22, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 21, 2019 [details]

If you have missed a deadline due to the US government shutdown, please contact our office.

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-A4 "Beyond a Million Genomes: From Discovery to Precision Health " conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On September 26, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After September 26, 2019 until October 22, 2019 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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September 26, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 21, 2019 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 21, 2019 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 21, 2019 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 21, 2019 820.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: September 26, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is October 22, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: September 26, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: October 22, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is September 26, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 21, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Tuesday, January 21 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Saturday, January 25 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Sunday, January 26 in order to fully experience the meeting.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 21

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Sir Rory Collins†, University of Oxford, UK
Talk Title to be Announced

09:00—11:15
Undiagnosed and Underdiagnosed Mendelian Diseases
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Wendy K. Chung, Columbia University, USA
Monogenic Diseases in the Era of Whole Exome Sequencing

Coffee Break

Kevin A. Strauss, Clinic for Special Children, USA
Plain People and Precision Medicine

Lisa Bastarache, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA
EHR Phenomics and Underdiagnosed Mendelian Diseases

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Genetic Variation to Mechanisms of Human Disease
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Daniel G. MacArthur, Broad Institute, USA
The Genome Aggregation Database (gnomAD)

Eimear E. Kenny, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Using Cryptic Relatedness for Gene Discovery

Douglas M. Fowler, University of Washington, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1


THURSDAY, JANUARY 23

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Genome and EHR-Derived Phenomes in Large Patient Populations: Discovery and Implementation of Precision Health
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Catherine Sudlow, University of Edinburgh, UK
UK Biobank

Stephanie Devaney, National Institutes of Health, USA
All of Us

Coffee Break

Zhengming Chen, University of Oxford, UK
China Kadoorie Biobank

David H. Ledbetter, Geisinger Health, USA
Geisinger's Genomics and Precision Health Imperative

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Challenges of Big Data Integration in Genomics and Precision Medicine
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Gonçalo Abecasis, University of Michigan, USA
TOPMED

David Glazer, Verily Life Sciences, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Garry P. Nolan, Stanford University, USA
Multidimensional Data Approaches to Characterize the Tumor Microenvironment

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2


FRIDAY, JANUARY 24

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Translating Cancer Genomics to Clinical Practice
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Elaine R. Mardis, Nationwide Children's Hospital, USA
Integrating Genomics into Precision Cancer Medicine

David Hyman†, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Talk Title to be announced

Coffee Break

Gerald P. Linette, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Personalized Cancer Vaccines

Katherine Janeway, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Round Table Discussion: Academia – Industry Collaboration to Enable Genomic Discovery and Implementation of Precision Medicine

Alan R. Shuldiner, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc, USA

Martin G. Reese, Fabric Genomics, USA

Andrew S. Plump, Takeda Pharmaceuticals, USA

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3


SATURDAY, JANUARY 25

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Pharmacogenomics: Beyond Single Large Effect Size Variants and Implementation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Dan M. Roden, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA
Challenges and Opportunities in Implementing Pharmacogenomics

Marie-Pierre Dubé, Pharmacogenomics Centre at the Montreal Heart Institute, Canada
Gaining Precision with Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Using Genomics

Coffee Break

Esteban Gonzalez Burchard, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Making Precision Medicine Socially Precise

Wasun Chantratita, Mahidol University, Thailand
National Program to Eradicate Stevens Johnson Syndrome

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—18:45
Beyond Human Sequence Variation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

Beth Drolet, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
Mosaicism

Nada Jabado, McGill University Health Centre, Canada
Epigenetics of Pediatric Brain Cancer

Michael P. Snyder, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
The Exposome

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2019

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.


SUNDAY, JANUARY 26

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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