News and Events

Gordon Research Conference for Human Genetics and Genomics

July 7-12, 2019

The 2019 edition of the Human Genetics and Genomics Gordon conference in Waterville Valley was held under the chairmanship of ACT-GeM Director, Professor Nicholas Katsanis. Click here for more information.

The Advanced Center for Translational and Genetic Medicine (ACT-GeM) moves in

August 16, 2019

Equipment, freezers, animals, and a team of eleven have arrived in the newly constructed and state-of-the art Simpson Querrey Biomedical Research Building Center in downtown Chicago. Click here for more information.

Tanner Monroe, PhD receives T32 fellowship

September 28, 2019

We are delighted to announce that ACT-GeM post-doc associate, Dr. Tanner Monroe was awarded an NIH T32 fellowship in the Northwestern University Scientist Training Program in Kidney Disease (NUKIDs). Click here for more information.

The American Society of Human Genetics Conference, 2019

October 15-19, 2019

ACT-GeM faculty and trainees will present at the annual meeting of the ASHG in Houston, Texas. Click here for more information.