Dear ISH Colleagues,

    Please note the upcoming deadline (June 30th) for the opportunity listed below.


***Also, please send any new announcements for the July 1 cycle.




NHGRI Zoom Conference 6/7 October “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future” (registration information to follow)


Please also see the open call for presentations for the symposium.  Selected presentation authors will be asked to be part of a planned edited volume:


More details:


Title: Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present, and Future 
Event: Two-day symposium (October 6-7 2022) 
Format: 6 presentations from invited speakers; 20 minutes each 
Proposals due: June 30, 2022

Proposal length: 250-300 words 
Brief biography: 50-100 words 
Send to: [log in to unmask] 


Notice of acceptance: August 15, 2022

Two-day symposium: October 6-7, 2022

Follow up with authors: November 15, 2022

First draft of chapters due: May 31, 2023

Final draft of chapters due: December 31, 2023


Christopher Donohue, Ph.D. 

Historian NHGRI

Co-lead History of Genomics Program 

Oral Histories

History of Molecular Biology and Genomics Lecture Series




Lloyd Ackert, Ph.D.
Department of History

Drexel University

ISH Listserve Moderator