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Call for Pre-Conference sessions 

2019 ISONG World Congress 
Transforming Health Through Genomic Nursing 

The International Society for Nursing in Genetics (ISONG) Congress is expanding to create new Pre-Conference workshops geared towards addressing critical education in genomics.
The Pre-Conference workshops will be held the day prior to Congress on Thursday, November 7
th, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas.

ISONG is looking for members, affiliates, and volunteers to lead this new initiative. Individuals, teams, and panels that address a practical application of a topic with a Q&A session will be accepted. The following themes are considered a priority:

Genetics for the Non-Genetics Nurse
Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics
Case Studies in Ethical Dilemmas

To apply to present a pre-conference workshop, please be prepared with the relevant data below. Please do not begin the application until you have all of the material required – you cannot save the form and come back to it later. We suggest writing it on a separate document and then copying and pasting into the sections below. Proposal applications should include:

1. Purpose: Clearly state the purpose of the work
2. Organizing Framework: Describe flow of contents emphasizing major issues to be discussed
3. Conclusions: Present summary of knowledge gleaned from issues discussed
4. Clinical Relevance: Describe importance to clinical practice
5. Key Words: List 4-5 keywords NOT in the title of abstract

Submission Application Link

If you have any questions regarding this call, please contact the Education Committee
Co-Chairs, Cait Dreisbach or Nico Osier.

For questions regarding the Conference please contact Linda Mason at

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