The 100,000 genomes project - mainstreaming genomic medicine in the NHS

Date

Friday 2 February 2018

Day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE
Organised by

Medical Genetics Section , Genomics England

Accreditation

5 CPD Points

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about this event

This one day meeting will focus on mainstreaming genomic medicine in the NHS, exploring ethics and consent, the challenges faced plus the education and training opportunities available. 

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speakers in the media

Professor Mark Caulfield
Chief Scientist, Genomics England 

 

Professor Henry Houlden
Professor in Clinical Neurology, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery 

 

Professor Anneke Lucassen
Professor of Clinical Genetics, University of Southampton 

 

Dr Nirupa Murugaesu
Clinical Lead for Cancer, Genomics England 

 

Professor William Newman
Professor of Translational Genomic Medicine, University of Manchester 

 

Dr Augusto Rendon
Director of Bioinformatics, Genomics England 

 

Dr Kate Tatton-Brown
Consultant in Clinical Genetics, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 

 

Dr James Ware
Clinical Senior Lecturer in Genomic Medicine, Imperial College London 

 

prices

RSM members: £30 - £110
Non members: £40 - £130

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agenda

9.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

10.00 am

Welcome and introduction

Dr Melita Irving, President, Medical Genetics Section, Royal Society of Medicine

10.10 am

Mainstreaming genomics in Manchester

Professor William Newman, Professor of Translational Genomic Medicine, University of Manchester

10.40 am

What's it all about? Variant interpretation and the meaning of life: A multidisciplinary effort

Mr Dominic McMullan, Head, Germline Programme, Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust

11.10 am

Ethics and consent considerations for generation genome

Professor Anneke Lucassen, Professor of Clinical Genetics, University of Southampton

11.40 am

Applications of genomics in neurology

Professor Henry Houlden, Professor in Clinical Neurology, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

12.10 pm

Panel discussion: Challenges and barriers to mainstreaming genomics

Professor William Newman, Professor Anneke Lucassen and Professor Henry Houlden

12.30 pm

Lunch

1.30 pm

Applications of genomics in oncology

Dr Nirupa Mirugaesu, Clinical Lead for Cancer, Genomics England

2.00 pm

Developing a genomic analysis pipeline for the NHS

Dr Augusto Rendon, Director of Bioinformatics, Genomics England

2.30 pm

Applications of genomics in cardiology

Dr James Ware, Clinical Senior Lecturer in Genomic Medicine, Imperial College London

3.00 pm

Panel discussion

3.20 pm

Tea and coffee break

3.50 pm

Education and training opportunities

Dr Kate Tatton-Brown, Consultant in Clinical Genetics, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

4.20 pm

Plenary talk and panel discussion

Professor Mark Caulfield, Chief Scientist, Genomics England

5.20 pm

Close of meeting

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