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#GenomicsConversation – Week of Action 2020

March 16 @ 9:00 am - March 20 @ 5:00 pm

Join us Monday 16th - Friday 20th March 2020 for the third annual week of action on genomics.   What is the Genomics Conversation? The genomics conversation is an annual week of activity to raise awareness of genomics among health professionals. Learn     The week features a number of free activities designed to raise awareness …

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9:00 am

Genomics and Genetics – Counselling Skills

March 17 @ 9:00 am - March 20 @ 5:00 pm
Cardiff University Cardiff, Wales, CF10 3AT United Kingdom + Google Map

Cardiff University will be running a 4 day face-to-face course in Counselling Skills for Genetic Healthcare to which any genetic counselors and other healthcare professionals in our region have been invited.  The course will help applicants develop their counselling skills for supporting patients and their families in their clinical practice, who may be coping with …

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9:30 am

2020 Chief Scientific Officer’s Annual Conference

March 17 @ 9:30 am - March 18 @ 5:00 pm
De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms
London, WC2B 5DA United Kingdom
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Register here for the 2020 Chief Scientific Officer's Annual Conference. The Conference will showcase how Healthcare Science will deliver the commitments of the long term plan and the people plan through ‘WorkingDifferently’, the theme of the conference. The format will be a mix of plenary sessions, interactive panel discussions and workshops all delivered by experts in their field. Alongside this, …

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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.
From April 2019 the interactive test ordering tool will be integrated into the National Genomics Informatics System (NGIS) and clinicians will be able to directly order tests online.