Public Health Genetics Week

Public Health Genetics Week is May 23-27, 2022 #PHGW #PublicHealthGenetics The National Coordinating Center for the Regional Genetics Network (NCC) is proud to host Public Health Genetics Week (PHGW)! The … More →

Medical Necessity Webinar Series

The Catalyst Center and the National Coordinating Center for the Regional Genetics Networks, two programs supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration, are pleased to announce a three-part webinar … More →

2022 SERN/SERGG Annual Meeting

The 2022 Annual Meeting will be held in Asheville, NC. We are now accepting abstracts for the SERN/SERGG Annual Meeting, July 14-16, 2022, at the Marriott Renaissance Hotel in Asheville, North Carolina! … More →

April – June 2022 Quarterly Newsletter

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Telemedicine Tips for Patients and Families/Caregivers

This is a guide to help you prepare for your telemedicine appointment with your provider. Your provider may have additional requirements for you that are not listed in the document. … More →

Healthcare Interpreter Resources

Are you looking for a healthcare interpreter to provide medical interpretation for your patients? Here is a list of professional healthcare interpreter organizations for states in the southeastern region. Alabama … More →

Pathway to Newborn Screening Facilitated by Collaborations with a Parent Organization A Case Scenario: GAMT Deficiency

As a part of the SERN Lunch and Learn series, Heidi Wallis and Marzia Pasquali, PhD, FACMG discussed how they collaborated to have GAMT (guanidinoacetate N-methyltransferase) Deficiency recommended for being … More →

January – March 2022 Quarterly Newsletter

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Interpreting for Pediatric Genetics

A Workshop for Interpreters in Healthcare   Join us for a FREE seven-hour virtual training (led by nationally recognized trainer Cynthia E. Roat, MPH) to help you better understand and … More →

Author Talk – Genomics: A Revolution in Health and Disease Discovery

Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM) All of Us National Program hosts the Genomics Author Talk on Genomics: A Revolution in Health and Disease Discovery. Join us for … More →

October-December 2021 Quarterly Newsletter

Welcome to the inaugural issue of the Southeast Regional Genetics Network (SERN) newsletter. SERN is one of seven HRSA-funded regional projects in the US, designed to enhance and support the genetics … More →

2021 SC Telehealth Pioneer Award

  Congratulations to Michael Lyons, MD, Director of Clinical Services at the Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC), who has been named the 2021 Telehealth Pioneer by Palmetto Care Connections. The award … More →

January 2022 SERN Lunch and Learn

SERN will be hosting our next Lunch and Learn on Friday, January 28 at 12 pm ET via Zoom. Register online to watch live or to receive the link to … More →

The Early Check Expanded Newborn Screening Study in North Carolina

As a part of the SERN Lunch and Learn series, Holly Peay, Ph.D., MS, and Cynthia Powell, MD, MS discussed their research on expanding newborn screening in North Carolina for … More →

Gene Therapy

Dr. Dwight D. Koeberl, MD, Ph.D. from Duke University was the keynote speaker for the 2021 SERN/SERGG meeting. Dr. Koeberl is a Professor of Pediatrics and a Professor in Molecular … More →

What are Chromosomes and Genes? Video in Spanish

Overview of the concepts of genes and chromosomes, the basics of genetics. Video is in Spanish with English subtitles.

eGNA Case Conference and Journal Club

The next eGNA Case Conference and Journal Club will be held in October 2021 on Methylmalonic acidemia (MMA). Register online to receive the zoom link or to watch the recording. … More →

Passing of Dianne Frazier

It is with great sadness that SERN/SERGG announces the passing of Dianne Frazier, Ph.D., on Sunday, October 31, 2021. She succumbed to metastatic breast cancer that had been successfully treated … More →

September 2021 SERN Lunch and Learn

SERN will be hosting our next Lunch and Learn on Friday, September 17 at 12 pm ET via Zoom. Register online to watch live or to receive the link to … More →

GMDI Leadership Awards

2021 GMDI Leadership Award Recipients Grace Noh, MS, RD, LDN is a metabolic nutritionist at Tulane University Hayward Genetics Center in New Orleans, LA. She received the Pacesetter Award at … More →