Partnering to End the Diagnostic Odyssey

We are heading up a newborn sequencing consortium that will revolutionize and shorten the diagnostic journey.

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We are transforming pediatric healthcare through the power of Rapid Precision Medicine™

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We’re innovating to expedite personalized treatment of rare genetic disease.


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Precision Medicine™

We’re setting a new standard of care for newborns and children with rare undiagnosed diseases.

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Stephen Kingsmore accepting the 2022 PMWC Luminary Award
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Dr. Stephen Kingsmore Receives Prestigious Precision Medicine World Conference 2022 Luminary Award

Dr. Kingsmore recognized for his innovation in neonatal molecular diagnoses using rapid whole-genome sequencing Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine® (RCIGM) today announced that …

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New Rady program will screen infants for genetic threats

A new initiative from the Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine hopes to screen newborns for nearly 400 genetic conditions. Working with a range …

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BeginNGS: Newborn Genomic Sequencing to end the diagnostic odyssey
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RCIGM Launches Program to Advance Newborn Screening for Treatable Genetic Diseases

BeginNGS™ to accelerate newborn screening by rapid whole genome sequencing to help diagnose and treat genetic diseases with available therapies Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic …

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BeginNGS Celebration Reception (Boston)

Monday July 11, 2022 | 5pm

We welcome industry leaders to a reception during the World Orphan Drug Congress in Boston celebrating the launch of the BeginNGS consortium.

World Orphan Drug Congress 2022

Wednesday July 13, 2022 | 11:55am

Panel: Developing a shared approach to implementing genomic newborn screening to transform the diagnostic and therapeutic odysseys of children with rare inheritable diseases Featuring RCIGM Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer Wendy Benson speaking about the BeginNGS project.

Genomics and Health Equity

Wednesday June 29, 2022 | 12pm PDT

With the advances in genomic sequencing and its impact on the care we provide for our critically ill neonates in our intensive care units, there has been an increasing need for us to become as informed as possible with the lingo and implications. Please join us to discuss “Genomics and Health Equity” including the role of advocacy and current strategies to address/eliminate disparities. Faculty: Nathaly M. Sweeney, MD, MPH; Vence Bonham Jr., JD; Lily Lou, MD; Andrea Scheurer, MD; Jeffrey Horbar, MD A series of grand rounds presented in partnership with the Vermont-Oxford Network as part of the VON-Rady Children's Genomic Network.

Precision Medicine World Conference 2022

Tuesday June 28, 2022 |

RCIGM Founder Stephen Kingsmore will present on "NICU Current State & Future of Whole Genome Sequencing" and receive a Luminary Award.

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Pediatric Healthcare

Rapid Precision Medicine™ is here now. We are setting the standard for pediatric critical care by breaking barriers to expand access to genomically-informed, personalized care nationwide. We offer many opportunities to collaborate with as we work to save and improve lives.