TSGC holds an Annual Education Conference (AEC) in the Spring and is held in rotating major cities in Texas. The AEC is for genetic counselors and other interested health care providers. Invited speakers from multiple areas of genetic expertise to provide continuing education on a variety of topics. The conference also incorporates patients perspectives that impact our daily practice. Please refer here for registration information and details regarding the conference as available.
12th Annual TSGC AEC in Houston!
Saturday, February 16th, 2019 at the Hotel Zaza Memorial City, 9787 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77024.
Reserve your room at the Zaza by calling 713-526-1991 or 888-880-3244 and mention that you are with the Texas Society of Genetic Counselors to get your discounted room rate of $199.
Hotel reservation deadline is January 18, 2018 to receive the discounted rate of $199.
A late fee of $25 will be charged for AEC registration after January 18th.
Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in Houston!
Additionally, we are happy to announce there will be two sponsored events. Please see details below. If you are able to attend, RSVP separately!
Cocktail Reception on February 15, 2019
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Wine Room: Cocktail & Apps
Liberty Kitchen - At the Treehouse
963 Bunker Hill
Houston, Texas 77024
Next to Hotel Zaza at Memorial City
Please RSVP by February 11, 2019:
Saturday Morning Breakfast Session
February 16th, 2017
7:00 breakfast is served
Delivered by Virginia Araiza MD
Please RSVP by February 11th 2019
The AEC Schedule can be found here
Don’t forget to enter in the TSGC speakers bureau!
Please use the following link to access the TSGC speakers bureau google doc form (https://goo.gl/forms/RRbSx24RXsFhXncE3). Submit your information to be entered! A drawing will be held at the AEC to win a gift card to recognize TSGC members' efforts to educate those within and outside the profession of genetic counseling.
Genetic Counselor CEUs: The National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) has authorized Texas Society of Genetic Counselors to offer up to 0.825 CEUs or 8.25 Category 1 contact hours for the activity 12th 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.