Courses and conferences

The Jackson Laboratory sponsors a wide variety of stimulating courses and conferences on its campus in Bar Harbor and at other locations with cosponsors.

Explore the cutting edge of research in genomics, genetic diseases and biomedicine. Participate in these courses, meetings and workshops to reap a variety of benefits:  

  • Learn from world-renowned scientists
  • Network with peers and industry leaders
  • Gain hands-on experience in the training lab
  • Enjoy scenic Acadia National Park, charming Bar Harbor and our seaside mansion

See full list of upcoming courses and conferences

Upcoming courses

Cancer Genetics Management in the Primary Care Setting

Nov 7 - Nov 8 | JAX Genomic Medicine - Farmington, CT

This 1.5-day CME program focuses on using family history information to identify patients who will benefit from increased cancer screening, genetic testing, and/or referral. The program, which focuses on building connections among southern New England providers, features:
1) a one-day workshop for primary care providers 
2) an evening interprofessional program and networking event 
3) monthly communications and access to online and mobile resources.

Workshop on 3D Genome Mapping Technology

Nov 9 - Nov 14 | JAX Genomic Medicine - Farmington, CT

The Jackson Laboratory is pleased to present a new Workshop on 3D Genome Mapping Technology. This intensive, laboratory-based training workshop will be offered in the new 183,000 sq. ft. Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine research facility in Farmington, Connecticut. The goal of the workshop is to train a small group of young scientists (pre-doctoral, post-doctoral and new investigators) in the use of ChIA-PET.

ImmunoGenomics Symposium

Nov 12 - Nov 14 | JAX Genomic Medicine - Farmington, CT

This symposium aims to facilitate collaborative efforts between two distinct communities of scientists namely human geneticists and human immunologists. Through blending concepts, knowledge and investigations, the event represents fertile ground for the education of the net generation of biomedical scientists and physician-scientists.


Why attend a course at JAX?

Why attend a course at The Jackson Laboratory?

Whether your focus is on genetics research or expanding the use of genetics in your clinical practice, we welcome you.
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