Abstract submission

The Congress Committee invites you to contribute to the programme by submitting your abstract for the SASHG Biennial Congress to be held from 27 to 29 October 2024 at the Sun City Resort.

The theme for this year is “Future ready – growing genomics in Africa”.

Important dates

16 May 2024 – Abstract submission closes.
7 June 2024 – Abstract review process will be completed.
14 June 2024 – Authors will be notified of their abstract status.


Cancer genetics
Common disease genetics
Community Genetics
Diagnostic genetic testing
Ethical, Legal, Societal and
Education Issues
Genetic counseling
Molecular genetics
Multifactorial trait genetics
New advances in genetics
Population genetics
Prenatal genetics
Translational genetic