Workshops

30/06/2015

Measurable Clinical Outcomes for Patients with Rare Diseases

UKGTN organised a joint workshop with Genetic Alliance UK held in London on 14th August 2014 to discuss potential measurable clinical outcomes for patients with rare diseases. The workshop was attended by several Patient Support...

12/02/2015
Jacqui Hoyle

Joint UKGTN/ACGS Workshop: Towards Clinical Genome Sequencing: Quality Assurance of Tests 10th February 2015

Joint UKGTN/ACGS Workshop: Towards Clinical Genome Sequencing: Quality Assurance of Tests 10th February 2015Joint UKGTN/ACGS Workshop: Towards Clinical Genome Sequencing: Quality Assurance of Tests 10th February 2015Joint UKGTN/ACGS Workshop: Towards Clinical Genome Sequencing: Quality Assurance of Tests 10th February 2015

UKGTN and the Association of Clinical Genetic Science (ACGS) hosted a workshop on the 10th February 2015 at the Congress Centre in London.  70 delegates were in attendance including scientific representatives from UKGTN member...

20/10/2014
Jacqui Hoyle

Familial Breast and Ovarian Cancer: Workshop Report and Testing Criteria

UKGTN organised a joint workshop with the Cancer Genetics Group to develop testing criteria for familial breast and ovarian cancer.  UKGTN commissioned PHG Foundation to produce a summary report of the workshop.  The finalised...

18/07/2014
Jacqui Hoyle

Workshop to develop UKGTN Testing Criteria for Familial Breast/Ovarian Cancer

UKGTN held a joint workshop with the Cancer Genetics Group (CGG) on the 15th July 2014 at Chandos House, The Royal Society of Medicine in London.  The aim of the workshop was to develop UKGTN Testing Criteria for Familial...

18/11/2013
Jacqui Hoyle

Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Workshop November 2013

NGS Workshop November 2013

UKGTN and the Association of Clinical Genetic Science (ACGS) hosted a workshop on the 13th November 2013 at the Royal College of General Practitioners.  Scientific representatives from UKGTN member laboratories were in...

06/12/2012
Jacqui Hoyle

Marfan Syndrome Workshop to develop UKGTN Testing Criteria 5th September 2012

UKGTN organised the workshop that took place on 5th September and was attended by invited clinical geneticists, cardiologists, molecular scientists, genetic counsellors and Chair of the Marfan Association UK. Bart Loeys attended from Antwerp University Hospital as a key expert on the condition. A meeting report was published in December.

20/06/2012
Jacqui Hoyle

12/04/2012
Jacqui Hoyle

Visit to Department of Genetics Leuven University 11th April 2012

Su Stenhouse gave a presentation on progress in MolU development

21/02/2012
Jacqui Hoyle

Genetic Alliance UK workshop on familial cancer risk in ethnic minorities 20th February 2012

Jacquie Westwood presented on the challenge of inequities for specialised services commissioning.

03/02/2012
Jacqui Hoyle

Clinical Genetics Society 2 day Workshop 1st-2nd February 2012

Jacquie Westwood provided three presentations on the future of specialised commissioning, standards and quality and developing a quality dashboard for clinical genetics.