UK Clinical Genomics 2019

British Society for Genetic Medicine Annual Conference

UK Clinical Genomics 2019

Thursday 10th October, 2019, 
Royal College of Physicians, London NW1 4LE

Key topics include: Transforming Genetic Medicine Initiative, Missing heritability, Applications of Genomics in the management of Human Disease, Pharmacogenomics, Paediatric Cancers and Single Cell Transcriptomics.

Speakers include:

Professor Gareth Evans from the University of Manchester giving this year’s BSGM lecture

Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed (Liverpool)

Transforming Genetic Medicine Initiative: David Fitzpatrick (Edinburgh) and Caroline Wright (Exeter)

 Missing heritability: Nicky Whiffin (UCL), Diana Baralle (Southampton), Stefan Mundlos (Berlin).

 Felicity Boardman (Warwick)

Sam Behjati (Sanger Centre)

Clare Bycroft (formerly UK Biobank)

In addition to invited speakers, there will be two parallel 90 minute sessions divided broadly into service and research. In addition to 15 minute ‘standard’ presentations, some 5 minute ‘lightning presentations’ may be included.