The University del Desarrollo is offering its first online diploma course on genetic counseling that will begin in April 2022. Applications are being accepted.
Upcoming Talk: “Adventures in Multiomics Diagnostic Signature Development” will be presented by Stuart Sealfon, MD, on Thursday, January 27, 2022. Registration is required.
NCD AND COVID-19: TACKLING TWO PANDEMICS THROUGH COLLOBORATIVE RESEARCH G2MC’s own Prof. Vajira Dissanayake will Co-Chair and present as the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, the 2021 Colombo Medical Congress! This virtual event aims to strengthen collaborations and encourage further research while giving opportunities for students and researchers to display their work. CONGRESS HIGHLIGHTS (All Times are IST) 25
WHO Science Council Workshop Series Workshop 3: Historical, Legal, Ethical, and Regulatory ConsiderationsThursday, 2nd December 2021, 13:30 – 17:30 CET| Virtual Register for the WHO Science Council Series From the WHO Agenda: About this event Advances in science and technology hold great promise for new and improved ways to address global health and to support healthier populations worldwide. Achieving the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) traditional
Announcing our Young Investigator Award Winner and their Book Selections Young Investigators (YIs) have always contributed to the efforts and mission of G2MC. The Young Investigator Sub-Committee was established to engage and incorporate YIs in G2MC efforts and to identify areas where the group can uniquely contribute to the advancement of the G2MC mission. At our sixth virtual international conference,
Register for Duke CAGPM’s Genomics and Precision Medicine Forum Our colleagues at the Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine are presenting a series of virtual talks as part of their Genomic and Precision Medicine Forum Series for the rest of 2021. Caroline Uhler, PhD Henry L. and Grace Doherty Associate ProfessorDepartment of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Learn about G2MC’s featured Young Investigator, Dr. Nafeesa Noordeen, and the work she is doing locally in her country and organization and within G2MC.
Genome-informed drug use for cardiovascular diseases in the UAE: The first prospective PGx clinical study in the Middle East and SE Asia
G2MC co-chair, George P. Patrinos, is co-leading a project aimed to address the major challenges and obstacles for the implementation of point-of-care pharmacogenomics testing in patient care in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Register now for UDNI’s free livestream event.
Tune in on March 11 for a talk given by Dr. Joshua Denny, Chief Executive Officer of the NIH’s “All of Us” Research Program.
Tune in on February 25 for a talk given by Dr. Teri A. Manolio, director of NHGRI’s Division of Genomic Medicine, G2MC NIH Liaison, and IHCC Co-Chair.
September 29 – October 1, 2021, The 6th G2MC International Conference has concluded. A huge thanks to our sponsors, organizing partners, planning committee, speakers, and attendees for making this a successful event! Conference materials will be posted soon.
Global Variome and UNESCO are accepting applications now to participate in an online training course in curation of human/gene/disease databases.