The Genomics Forum of APHA is a dynamic, interdisciplinary group of individuals who realize the growing influence of genetics and genomics on everyday life in America. Our aim is that this influence contributes meaningfully to the public health vision of health for all.


Genomics Forum Highlights:

Please click here to see our call for abstracts for the American Public Health Association Annual Conference due February 22, 2016. We look forward to your submission on topics of policy, research, program implementation or any other topic related to Public Health Genomics and/or this year's theme "Creating the Healthiest Nation: Ensuring the Right to Health" The APHA Annual Meeting will be October 29-November 2 2016 in Denver, CO.


Check the following for archives of our webinars, policies, newsletters, reports, etc.:

For our Public Health Genomics in Practice webinars from April 2014, November 2014 and April 2015 and July 30 2015 go here.

Policy Committee press release here

Read the newly issued reports on Priorities for Public Health Genomics 2012-2017 and New Strategies in Public Health Genomics: Actions to Save Lives Now

We are excited to announce our new newsletter, The Genomic Connection. To see archived copies click here. 


Join one of our exciting Committees or Working Groups:

If you are interested in participating in a Committeee or  Working Group please join the Committee here.


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