The Golden Helix Foundation has officially announced the organization of the 2014 Golden Helix Summer School in Aegina, an island near Athens, Greece, 11-15 September 2014. The Golden Helix Summer Schools are international educational activities in the field of Genomic Medicine and Genome Informatics. These educational activities constitute a unique opportunity for researchers around the world to expand their knowledge in the rapidly evolving field of Genomic Medicine and to exchange innovative ideas in the conductive environment of Greek islands. The quality of the Golden Helix Summer Schools educational programs, organized under the umbrella of the Golden Helix Foundation and the Genomic Medicine Aliance is intertwined with an attractive social program for both invited speakers and students, to cater the needs of each research them, while indulging the Greek summer time.The scientific program of the 2014 Golden Helix Summer School will be announced shortly. The organizing committee has made every effort to keep registration fees low to encourage participation of attendees from developing countries.