Send us a video of a case that changed your life as geneticist.
Tell your story and get two free tickets for the conference party.
The ESHG conference in Milan 2018 will have a session dedicated to storytelling in Medical Genetics.
We invite professionals in medical genetics (genetic counselors, clinical geneticists, laboratory geneticists) to submit a short video in which you describe special patient or event how a patient had a profound impact on how you see the field of Medical Genetics. These stories can be happy, sad, informative or funny. The only requirement is that they are real experiences of yourself or your colleagues.
Deadline for submission is: Monday, April 30, 2018, 24.00 hrs CET
A small jury will select few of these stories to be presented as brief interview type discussion in a special workshop on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 10:30 hrs.
Those selected will get tow complimentary tickets for the conference party.
So get hold of a smart phone, do a 1-3 minute max. video (only one video per submitter).
Maximum allowed size of the video: 64 MB! Preferred file types: mov, avi, mp4.
Please do keep a high resolution copy for the presentation at the conference.
As an additional input, see below see here a wonderful example of “storytelling” by Sir Paul Nurse at the World Science Festival.