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June 6, 2016
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September 9, 2016
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October 20, 2016
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Exhibitors: October 1, 2016
Attendees: October 10, 2016


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April 25, 2016
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June 30, 2016 (based on availability)
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July 15, 2016


May 31, 2016
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May 31, 2016
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July 25, 2016
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July 25, 2016
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AMP 2016 Annual meeting - Big World. Molecular Medicine. One Community.

Special Events

We hope you will take advantage of some of these special events going on at AMP this year! Click on the event below to automatically scroll down for details. More information will be added as events are programmed. Note - some events, including the AMP 2016 Social Event and Reference Materials Forum, MPOC, Science Educators Workshop, & International Showcase, require registration in advance.

AMP Reference Materials Forum

Tuesday, November 8, 8:30am - 5:00pm

Join your colleagues in Charlotte to discuss genetic testing reference materials availability and needs (for test validation, quality control, and proficiency testing). Call for presentations for this special event ends on July 31, 2016. Visit the AMP Reference Materials Forum page for details and to register today.


Corporate Workshop Day

Wednesday, November 9

AMP Corporate Workshop Day presents an opportunity for all AMP meeting attendees and the public at-large to learn from industry representatives about the latest scientific advances and equipment. This event is free and open to all. Take advantage of over seventy workshops hosted from 8:00am - 5:00pm. Please note that Corporate Workshops are commercial activities. View the full disclaimer.


Molecular Pathology Outreach Course

Wednesday, November 9


Science Educator Workshop

Wednesday, November 9


International Showcase

Wednesday, November 9


AMP Central

AMP's "booth" in the Exhibit Hall centrally located between the poster boards! Come and visit the area to...

  • View opportunities on a Job Board.
  • Bring your questions, resume/CV, and networking skills during the poster viewing and break times to receive 1-on-1 advisement from AMP volunteers as "Career Consults,"  (see schedule in Meeting Program)
  • Stop by and meet members of AMP Committees during our Committee Meet & Greet Program (see Schedule in Meeting Program)
  • Poster Walks of curated posters start and end at AMP Central! See the Meeting Program for times.


Product Showcase

NEW THIS YEAR! The Product Showcase Program is a unique opportunity for exhibiting companies to promote a new product or service in the Exhibit Hall at the AMP 2016 Annual Meeting.


Networking Lunches
Thursday, November 10 and Friday, November 11, 11:45am - 1:00pm

Saturday, November 12, 12:15pm - 1:30pm

Your registration fee include lunch each day during the meeting. The general lunch in the exhibit hall is a great option as are the variety of Networking Lunches. Most are organized by "interests," such as, technologists, trainees, early career, International attendees, and first timers.

Welcome Reception
Thursday, November 10, 5:45pm - 7:00pm
Please join us for the Welcome Reception and help to kick-off another successful Annual Meeting while networking with your friends and colleagues. This event is open to all registered Meeting Attendees.

Business Meeting and Awards Session
Friday, November 11, 5:15pm - 6:30pm
AMP invites all Meeting Attendees to attend the AMP Business Meeting and Awards Session. Come hear how AMP is working hard to help you advance patient care. A number of awards, including the Young Investigator, Technologist and the Jeffrey A. Kant Leadership Awards will be presented at this session.


AMP 2016 Social Event
Friday, November 11, 7:00pm - 10:30pm

The AMP Social Event is intended to facilitate networking opportunities between trainees, new, and long-standing AMP attendees. There will be mingling, dancing, amateur acts and great food! Attendees who purchased tickets when registering for the meeting will receive their ticket when they check-in at the registration desk for their name badge. If any tickets are still available for sale, they may be purchased at the Registration Desk.


Photo Contest

Deadline to enter is December 31, 2016

Enter the AMP 2016 Photo Contest by submitting your AMUSING, ENTERTAINING, INSPIRING, or otherwise INTERESTING photos from onsite at AMP 2016. Entries are due no later than December 31, 2016. First, Second, and Third Place winners will each receive a gift certificate and their photo will be published in AMPlifications!