FW: H-Disability: Call for papers: “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future”

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Devva Kasnitz
Mon, May 30, 2022 2:59 AM

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Devva Kasnitz, PhD
Devvaco Consulting, 1614 D St. Eureka, CA 95501-2345 -- devva@earthlink.net or devvaco@gmail.com
Adj Professor, City University of New York—School of Professional Studies—Disability Studies
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Greetings Devva Kasnitz,
A new item has been posted in H-Disability.

Call for papers: “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future” https://networks.h-net.org/user/login?destination=node/10300914

by Nicola Sugden
The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) invites you to submit your ideas for an opportunity to be one of six speakers at our upcoming symposium, “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future.”

The symposium will address historical and present-day constructions of disability and ableism, with a focus on the history and lived experiences of people with disabilities in the context of genetics and genomics. The symposium will take place Oct. 6-7, 2022.

Through this open call for presentations, the event aims to develop a fuller account of the lives and experiences of people with disabilities. Conversations will link disability rights to wider NIH discussions and around inclusivity, intersectionality, equity, and social justice.

NHGRI seeks presenters who will help attendees:

FYI Devva Kasnitz, PhD Devvaco Consulting, 1614 D St. Eureka, CA 95501-2345 -- devva@earthlink.net or devvaco@gmail.com Adj Professor, City University of New York—School of Professional Studies—Disability Studies Text: 510-206-5767, She/Her/Hers From: H-Net Notifications <drupaladmin@mail.h-net.org> Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2022 1:10 PM To: devva@EARTHLINK.NET Subject: H-Disability: Call for papers: “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future” Greetings Devva Kasnitz, A new item has been posted in H-Disability. Call for papers: “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future” <https://networks.h-net.org/user/login?destination=node/10300914> by Nicola Sugden The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) invites you to submit your ideas for an opportunity to be one of six speakers at our upcoming symposium, “Irreducible Subjects: Disability and Genomics in the Past, Present and Future.” The symposium will address historical and present-day constructions of disability and ableism, with a focus on the history and lived experiences of people with disabilities in the context of genetics and genomics. The symposium will take place Oct. 6-7, 2022. Through this open call for presentations, the event aims to develop a fuller account of the lives and experiences of people with disabilities. Conversations will link disability rights to wider NIH discussions and around inclusivity, intersectionality, equity, and social justice. NHGRI seeks presenters who will help attendees: * interrogate the meaning of disability today and its connections to genetics, genomics and contemporary medicine * understand the revolutionary realities and potential of genome sequencing technologies in the context of disability * improve how scientists, clinicians, genetic counselors, and science communicators engage with the complexities of disability, building existing efforts on the NIH campus and at NHGRI * guide NHGRI and NIH as we seek to improve our dialogue with the disability community about genomic medicine and the realities of disability in the genomic era * ensure that the promise of genomics is accessible to all Please submit a 250-300 word abstract and 50-100 word biography to nhgrihistory@mail.nih.gov <mailto:nhgrihistory@mail.nih.gov> by June 30th 2022 to be considered. To read the full call for presentations and papers, visit: https://www.genome.gov/irreducible-subjects-symposium/call-for-papers-and-presentations For more information about the event, visit: https://www.genome.gov/event-calendar/irreducible-subjects-disability-and-genomics-in-the-past-present-and-future * Read more or reply <https://networks.h-net.org/user/login?destination=node/10300914> Message from a proud sponsor of H-Net: <https://www.h-net.org/collateral/nbn_footer_50.png> The New Books Network <https://newbooksnetwork.com/> is proud to be a sponsor of H-Net. If you are interested in becoming an NBN host, please go here <https://networks.h-net.org/node/513/pages/10038031/new-book-network-proudly-supports-h-net> . <https://www.h-net.org/collateral/hnetsquarelogo_40.png> Please help us keep H-Net free and accessible. $25 from each of our subscribers would fund H-Net for two years. Click here <https://networks.h-net.org/support-h-net> to make a tax-deductible donation online. Contact the Help Desk: help@mail.h-net.org <mailto:help@mail.h-net.org> . Manage notification settings by visiting My Profile > Notifications on the Commons <https://networks.h-net.org/> . <https://twitter.com/HNet_Humanities> <https://www.facebook.com/humanities.socialsciences.online>