American Society of Human Genetics - ASHG

Organization URL(s)

Other Contact Information

9650 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20814-3998
1-866-486-4363 (Voice - Toll-free)
301-634-7300 (Voice)


The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) is a professional membership organization for human genetics specialists worldwide. The Society currently has nearly 8,000 active members, including researchers, clinicians, academicians, ethicists, genetic counselors, nurses and others who have a special interest in the field of human genetics. ASHG serves human genetics professionals, health care providers, and the general public by providing forums to share research results, advance genetic research, enhance genetics education, promote genetic services and support responsible social and scientific policies.

Print Resources

Periodicals: The American Journal of Human Genetics -- published monthly

Review Date

Friday, Nov 25, 2011