Start Date: 10/05/2018

End Date: 10/05/2018

Cost: 125.00

Venue: ROYAL COLLEGE OF GENERAL PRACTITIONERS 30 EUSTON SQUARE LONDON NW1

Organiser:

THE GENOMIC MEDICINE FOUNDATION (UK)

Contact Details:

For all enquiries-

Professor Ruth Chadwick (ruth.chadwick@manchester.ac.uk)

Professor Dhavendra Kumar (kumard1@cf.ac.uk ; genomicmedicine@yahoo.co.uk) 

For Registration-

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/economic-and-social-aspects-of-genomic-medicine-and-healthcare-tickets-41037311704

Comments:

One day conference ‘To share and discuss emerging new economic and social challenges of Genomic Medicine and Healthcare’ Main Objectives are- - Introduction: ethical, legal and social issues in human genetics and genetics in medicine - Key economic and social elements of genomic and precision medicine (GPM) - Economic environment for organization and delivery of genomic healthcare - Socio-cultural barriers and attitudes for genomic healthcare - Current ethical guidelines for the delivery of GPM - Legal and statutory elements of GPM - Genomic healthcare in low and middle income emerging countries Faculty Professor Ruth Chadwick (Manchester & Cardiff) Professor Tom Shakespeare (Nuffield BioEthics) Dr. Audrey Duncansan (Wellcome Trust) Dr. Alistair Trent (Genetic Alliance/ Rare diseases Consortium) Professor Marc Caulfield (William Harvey, QMUL & Genomics England) Dr. Anna Middleton (Sanger Genome Centre) Professor Sir John Burn (Newcastle & Human Variome Project) Dr. Sarah Wordsworth (Health Economics- Oxford & Imperial, London) Professor Dhavendra Kumar (Cardiff & Genomic Medicine Foundation-UK) Professor Meena Bhatt (Centre for Human Genetics, Bangalore, India)

Link: www.genomicmedicine.org