The genomics education kits (BoxEDs), developed by the West of England Genomic Medicine Centre (WEGMC) and the University of the West of England (UWE), will be available at several education and science festivals this summer. The team will be at the following events: Keynsham Festival of Nature on Sunday, 18 June 2017 Bath Festival of Nature […]
Join our Futurelearn course to explore behind the scenes of this emerging healthcare technology Whole genome sequencing is a relatively new technology that allows us to ‘read’ a person’s or organism’s entire genetic code. But how does it work and what does it mean for all of us? Starting on Monday 22nd May, the Genomics […]
Our event gathered together representatives from across HEE and the NHS to discuss the challenges of educating the workforce in genomic medicine On Wednesday 12th April the Genomics Education Programme (GEP) welcomed to Birmingham key representatives from Health Education England (HEE), NHS Genomic Medicine Centres (GMCs), university partners and patients to raise awareness of the […]
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, in the West of England NHS GMC, went live for Rare Disease. This is the 44th LDP to go live for Rare Disease across the country.
The University Hospitals Bristol Rare Disease Consenting Team consented their 500th rare disease participant last week. They are one of the fastest NHS Genomic Medicine Centres to reach this target after being awarded ‘go live’ (and those who did reach this milestone more quickly had bigger populations that you: so big achievement!) Congratulations to everyone in the […]