The 2016 Region 4 Midwest Genetics Collaborative’s Regional Meeting was held on October 17th and 18th at the Crown Plaza Lansing West in Lansing, Michigan. Over 60 stakeholders from Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin and included representatives from; state public health, genetic service providers, Title V programs, and family representatives.

On the first day, emerging priority topics and discussions were led by regional experts and national partners and included the following topics: Telegenetics, Genetics Education, Quality Improvement and Healthcare Access, and Health Equity. On day 2, the attendees and Region 4 Midwest staff joined each other in strategic planning in preparation for the 2017 HRSA Funding Opportunity Announcement.

If you would like any additional information regarding the 2016 regional meeting, please contact us at admin@region4genetics.org.

2016 Regional Meeting Archive