About this section

The Medical Genetics Section’s purpose is to facilitate cross-specialty education, integration and progress in the field of genetic medicine and to provide insight into and promote recent advances in genetic medicine as a cross-cutting discipline.

The genetics of… - webinar series

The genetics of… series has been developed following feedback from delegates attending the Genetics of COVID-19 webinars over the last few weeks. Presented by the Medical Genetics section of the Royal Society of Medicine, this series of talks will focus on the role of genetics in different areas of health and well-being.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Dr Sarah Alison Rae
President
Dr Shwetha Ramachandrappa
President Elect
Dr Eleanor Cartwright
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming medical genetics events

View all events and webinars being run by the Medical Genetics Section.

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The genetics of mental health: Episode 1

The first webinar in The genetics of… series.This highly-requested webinar aims to unpack the role of genetics in mental health conditions and demonstrate how genetic studies have shed light on the ra...
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The impact of oral health on systemic health and diseases

This unique meeting brings together healthcare professionals from a wide range of disciplines to discuss the significance of the latest thinking on oral and systemic health. Specialists will review th...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.

Fellow

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For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership. 

Associate

Student

For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification at an approved UK university. 

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