Clinical Genetics Advance Practice Provider Conference
The Clinical Genetics Advanced Practice Provider Conference (CGAPP) hosted by the Medical College of Wisconsin will prepare and advance the Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the field of Genomics and Precision Medicine to equip them to be independent leaders in the delivery of precison health.
To offer the most impactful learning environment with discussions and networking, the number of participants will be limited to 35.
Cost to attend is $350
Registration will be available starting April 15 at 12:00pm CST
This two and a half day conference will be held September 25-27, 2019.
A portion of the schedule will cover fundamentals in basic genetic topics including genetic testing, metabolism, LSDs/MPS disorders, and hereditary connective tissue diseases.
These 101 sessions are targeted towards the APPs who are newer to genetics and to those not already working in these subspecialty areas. The majority of the sessions will be at an advanced level covering relevant topics in genetics including the future of genomic sequencing, pharmacogenomics, genodermatoses, direct to consumer testing, and more. There will also be plenty of time to network with other APPs from around the country and to hear how APPs are being utilized in their clinical departments.
A downloadable schedule and CME information to be posted soon.
The conference will be held at the Kimpton Journeyman Hotel.
A block of rooms have been reserved for $179/night (plus taxes and fees).
The Journeyman is a boutique hotel located in the historic Third Ward. Just south of downtown Milwaukee, the Third Ward is known for locally owned restaurants, spas, theaters, galleries, and boutiques all in a historic warehouse setting. The neighborhood is home to the award-winning Third Ward Riverwalk and the nationally acclaimed Milwaukee Public Market.