2019 Translational Medicine in Plain Populations Conference

Thursday, August 1- Friday, August 2, 2019

Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia, PA


This two-day event focuses on the clinical care and research of genetic conditions that affect the Plain Community, including

Old Order Amish and Mennonites.  The conference highlights novel research and therapies for rare genetic conditions and collaborative

efforts between major medical centers, universities and a consortium of rural health clinics.  The conference brings together clinicians,

scientists, midwives, administrators, and Plain community members to discuss relevant health and scientific topics.