Registration OPEN!

The Genetics and Environmental Mutagenesis Society announces 

The 35th Annual Fall Meeting to be held on Tuesday November 7th, 2017 

at the NC Biotechnology Center.


Call for Abstracts!

Abstract deadline is October 24th! Using our template, please submit your abstract to email.gems@gmail.com.

If you need a group registration form, please contact email.gems@gmail.com



Human Genetic Susceptibility to Environmental Toxicants

Invited Speakers


Rick Paules, Ph.D.  

NIEHS, Tox21 Phase III 

"Screening for Population Susceptibility to Environmental Chemicals using DO Mouse Cells and High-Throughput Transcriptomics with the S1500+ Platform"


Fred Wright, Ph.D. 

Professor, Director of the Bioinformatics Research Center, North Carolina State University

Population-based in vitro Approaches and Perspectives on Estimating Population Variability"


Ingrid Druwe, Ph.D.

US EPA, National Center for Environmental Assessment 

“How Data Science Can Inform Environmental Justice and Community Risk Screening of Genetic Susceptibility”


Tala Henry, Ph.D. 

US EPA, Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention

 “TSCA Reform and EPA Requirements in Evaluation of Risk-Based Safety in Consideration of Vulnerable Populations”


John Wambaugh, Ph.D. 

US EPA, National Center for Computational Toxicology

"Identifying Susceptible Populations Using Exposure and Toxicokinetics"



In addition to a distinguished speaker line-up, meeting will include a poster session, student/trainee presentations, awards, and lunch.


Please visit this site soon for online agenda.


P.O. Box 13475, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

GEMS is incorporated as a non-profit scientific organization in the state of North Carolina  and with the federal government. 

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