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SCGC 5th Annual Education Conference

Paradise Point

San Diego, CA

May 13th, 2022

Annual Education Conference

SCGC 5th Annual Education Conference:
Reconnect
 
May 13th, 2022 | Paradise Point, San Diego CA

Thank you for attending!

Thank you for joining us at our 5th Annual Education Conference, Reconnect. This meeting has passed.

 

The 2022 SCGC Annual Education Conference was a full-day event that will be held on Friday May 13, 2022 at Paradise Point in San Diego, CA. This event is intended for genetic counselors and genetics healthcare professionals including physicians, nurses, and other allied health professionals from a variety of settings, including academic centers, private entities, major healthcare systems, community-based services, clinical laboratories, industry and research. The conference highlighted and shared expertise of genetic professionals in Southern California while providing a venue for collaboration and networking of genetics professionals in our region.

 

The conference presentations was also broadcast LIVE via Zoom for those who register to attend virtually!

 

Check out the Preliminary program

Registration

Registration for in-person admission is now closed.  To register to attend virtually via Zoom Events, please click HERE.  

 

If you are registering without purchasing CEUs, please select the "Virtual Admission Only" ticket.  If you are claiming CEUs, you must purchase the "Virtual Admission with CEUs" ticket and pay the CEU fee.  No refunds will be available.

 

Thanks to the support of our generous sponsors, in-person and virtual conference admission is free to all registrants. 

 

Registration is required to attend.

Continuing Education Units

The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has authorized Southern California Genetic Counselors (SCGC) to offer up to 0.7 CEUs or 7 Category 1 contact hours for the 2022 SCGC Annual Education Conference. The American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) will accept CEUs earned at this program for the purposes of genetic counselor certification and recertification.

Please remember to fill out the conference evaluation form by Friday, May 20th to receive CEU credit.

Venue and Parking

This years conference will be held at Paradise Point, a resort hotel in Mission Bay, just minutes away from downtown San Diego, CA.

Address: 1404 VACATION ROAD SAN DIEGO, CA 92109

For directions, please visit Paradise Point's website by clicking HERE.

Onsite parking is free.

Accommodations

To book a room at Paradise Point through the SCGC room block, please call Paradise Point’s Reservations department at 855-463-3361 and reference the “Southern California Genetic Counselors Annual Education Conference” room block.

The room block rate is $269 per night. There is also a $20 overnight parking fee (per night, per car, reduced from $40) and $18 resort fee (per room, per day, reduced from $36).

 

The link will remain active until 11:59 PM PST on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. If you need to book a reservation after this date, please call Paradise Point’s Reservation Department to book. The rate and room type will be subject to the hotel’s availability.

COVID Policy*

  • Indoor masking will be required for in-person attendees

  • In-person attendees are strongly encouraged to be up-to-date with current vaccination recommendations

  • In-person attendees are encouraged to consider asymptomatic testing before gathering with our community

  • Proof of vaccination and/or recent test results will not be requested at check-in

  • Weather permitting, outside areas will be utilized for meals and snack breaks

  • There is an option for virtual attendance for those who are not comfortable gathering in-person or who do not wish to adhere to the mask policy

  • In the event that it is not safe to gather in-person or as local policies dictate, the meeting date and/or format may be subject to change 

 

*Subject to change based local public health guidelines

Sponsor

Sponsorship Opportunities

This year’s conference has multiple opportunities for sponsorship. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please email scgcsponsors@gmail.com.

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