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Oxford Symposium ‘Clinical Genomic and Precision Medicine 2020’

July 7, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm


You are welcome to participate in the first biennial symposium on clinical genomic and precision medicine. The conference aims to discuss and explore the current genomic applications and translations in clinical medicine and healthcare. Faculty includes world class leaders in the field of rapidly evolving genomic medicine. This conference also provides opportunity for young investigators to present their research either oral or platform presentations. You may consider submitting abstracts. Please visit www.genomicmedicine.org for abstract format, deadline and all other enquiries.

Scientific Advisory Committee

Professor Dhavendra Kumar (London/Cardiff; Chair)

Professor Sir Munir Primohamed (Liverpool)

Professor Doug Higgs (Oxford)

Professor Sir Mark Caulfield (London)

Professor William Newman (Manchester)

Professor Matthew Hurles (Cambridge)

“The Professor Sir David Weatherall Oration”

The new oration is established to mark and recognise landmark contributions of Sir David Weatherall, the Founder Director of the Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, in the field of molecular medicine. The scientific advisory committee shall search and recommend a distinguished clinical scientist or molecular/genomic scientist with impressive track record of life long contributions in genetics, genomics and molecular biology with unparalleled application and translation in clinical and preventive medicine.

Outline of the First Oxford Symposium Programme

0800-0900 Registration

0900 Welcome/ Introduction

0915 Session I: Genome diagnostics in clinical practice

1115 Coffee break

1130 Session II: Stratified and Precision Medicine

1300 Lunch

1400 Session III: Ethics, legal, social & economics (ELSE) considerations in genomic precision medicine

1545 Coffee/ Tea

1600 ‘Sir David Weatherall Oration”

1700 Discussion/ Reflections

1715 Close


The Genomic Medicine Foundation (UK)
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Saïd Business School
Park End Street
Oxford, OX1 1HP United Kingdom
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