Cancer

Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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ERN GENTURIS webinar: Pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma

ERN GENTURIS webinar: Gastrointestinal polyposis syndromes

Gastrointestinal polyposis syndromes In this ERN GENTURIS webinar Prof. Stefan Aretz, Professor of Genetics of Familial Tumour Syndromes and Deputy Head at the Institute of Human Genetics, University of Bonn, Germany, will be focusing on Gastrointestinal polyposis syndromes. This webinar will address state-of-the-art diagnostic algorithms and discuss present surveillance and management strategies.   Clinicians, genetic …

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Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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ERN GENTURIS webinar: Pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma

ERN GENTURIS webinar: Hereditary Gastric Cancer

Hereditary Gastric Cancer In this ERN GENTURIS webinar Prof. Carla Oliveira from Ipatimup – Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology of the University of Porto, Portugal, will focus on known germline genetic causes, cancer risk estimates, surveillance and prevention of gastric cancer related tumour risk syndromes.   Clinicians, genetic counsellors, clinical scientists and other genetics …

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Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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Virtual Cancer Genetics Course 20/21

    What is the Virtual Cancer Genetics Course? This virtual course will teach the core concepts of risk stratification using family history as a tool to enable patients to access appropriate management strategies. Participants will be equipped with the basics of cancer genetic counselling and sessions will include approaches to genetic testing, management of …

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With any Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) test ordered, a Record of Discussion (RoD) form will also need to be submitted. This document is to record the patient’s consent for genomic testing and their choice on taking part in research. Guidance on the patient choice conversation can be found here
 
This RoD form will be available for clinicians to download from this webpage. Once completed with the patient, it can be send to the lab with the corresponding test order form and sample.
Tests available to order will be listed in the National Genomic Test Directory. A test order form will soon be made available for clinicians on this webpage to download and complete. This form will include the address of the laboratory that the appropriate sample and completed form needs to be sent to.
 
Until the new Genomic Laboratory Service goes live, please continue to follow existing test order processes.
 
Later this year, the online test ordering tool for Whole Genome Sequencing will be integrated into the National Genomics Informatics System (NGIS) and clinicians will be able to search or filter to find a clinical indication, confirm eligibility criteria and start the test request process for their patient.