Explore Whole Genome Sequencing

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 […]

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Transforming Healthcare: Impact of Genomics on the NHS

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 […]

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500 Consented Rare Disease Patients!

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 […]

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