12th African Society of Human Genetics: 19-21 September, 2019 Bamako, Mali.

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The African Society of Human Genetics is holding it's 12th meeting in Bamako, Mali in collaboration with the 1st Congress of the Malian Society of Human Genetics meeting and will attract more than 300 stakeholders in genetics and genomics from around the continent and beyond. Highlights include invite; Plenary, platform, and poster sessions; education/trainee workshops; career opportunities and networking events. Link to African Society of Human Genetics Website https://www.afshg.org

Abstract Submission Instructions:

We encourage submission of abstracts on recent scientific and technological developments relevant to genetics, genomics and related fields in Africa. Abstracts should be prepared and submitted according to the attached template "click HERE to download abstract template".

  • Each abstract will be reviewed by the planning committee for acceptance as an Oral Presentation during the Young Investigators’ Forum or the Main Conference and Poster Presentation
  • To be considered for a Travel Fellowship, submitters must be registered members of the African Society of Human Genetics
  • Abstracts will be accepted only in English. However, oral presentations can also be in French
Important Dates Deadlines
Abstract submission deadline July 08, 2019
Young Scientist Travel Fellowship application deadline June 30, 2019
Abstract acceptance notification July 26, 2019
Fellowship notification August 15, 2019
Young Scientist Travel Fellowship June 30, 2019
Exhibitors Registration August 31, 2019
Assisted Visa application deadline August 16, 2019


Registration fees (in US $)
African Professionals (including Mali Nationals)   100
Students/Postdoctoral Research Fellows   50
International Guests   200
Exhibitors   600

Pay registration fees in person at the conference (cash/card)

Local Organizers
Local Organizers
AfSHG Organizing Team
AfSHG Organizing Team