Workshops and other training opportunities for clinical, diagnostic and data science professionals.

Genomics in the Clinic: An introduction for medical professionals

A blended learning course comprising self-directed online modules (May 2022) and a face-to-face interactive workshop (Sat 4 Jun 2022).

Do you know when to order a genomic test? Can you confidently interpret a genomic test report and understand a variant of uncertain significance?

This course is for clinicians who work with patients who may have genetic conditions*. It will help you build your knowledge and confidence.

What will I learn?

  • Principles of clinical genomics
  • The range of genomic variants and tests
  • Testing for germline variant
  • Choosing the right test for the right patient
  • How to interpret genomic test reports
  • Clinical actions based on genomic test results

What’s in the online modules?

  • Theory and concepts of genomics, variants, genetic and genomic tests, and test reports
  • Pre- and post-test processes and clinical actions based on results

What’s in the workshop on 4 June?

Work through real clinical cases, guided by facilitators with clinical genomics experience

  • AM: Paediatric cases workshop
  • PM: Adult cases workshop

COVID-safe policies will apply to the workshop.

Places are strictly limited!
This is a free course, so register now to secure your spot.

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*Cancer professionals: We’ll run future education sessions on somatic and cancer genomics. Sign up to our email list to hear about it first.

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