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Engaging Your Community around Genetics

Beth Tuck, MA
Teresa Ramirez, PhD
Sarah Robbins, PhD

Current and former ASHG Education and Engagement fellows will discuss their various experiences engaging in their communities. Their experiences include both direct engagement at large venues and small exhibits as well as extensive online engagement activities, like webinars, social media campaigns, and the DNA Day Essay Contest. Members are encouraged to take direction or inspiration from these experiences and celebrate DNA Day in their community.

Learning Objectives
  • Discuss popular engagement avenues, like online learning. 
  • Determine the most effective engagement strategies for different audiences.
  • Learn about current and former ASHG engagement activities.