Genomics update: New technologies and clinical cases
Satellite Meeting - Saturday 15 July 2023, 1000 -
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre     

For GPs, specialists, nurses and other health professionals interested in genomics in clinical practice.  

Escape Zoom, office, home demands! Learn, eat, network and discuss genomics.

Genomics '101'
Simple case: the evolution of genetic testing, screening and management of spinal muscular atrophy
Complex case: dual variant infantile epilepsy

Breakout rooms: new technologies
Polygenic risk scores
Precision medicine and targeted cancer treatments

Panel discussion
Has genomics met its promise?

Learn from the top people experienced in the field, including
Dr Alison Archibald, Bonney Corbin, Prof Martin Delatycki, Prof Clara Gaff, Prof Lynn Gillam, Prof Sean Grimmond, Dr Katherine Howell, Prof Paul James, A/Prof Seb Lunke, Dr Sam Mostafa, A/Prof Adrienne Sexton, Dr Jane Tiller, A/Prof Alison Trainer

  • Refresh basic genetics/genomic principles and processes
  • Identify when a patient is suitable for genetic or genomic testing and how to select the right test at the right time 
  • Appreciate clinicians’ roles across the genomic testing pathway
  • Describe complexities of communicating with patients and families around consent, result disclosure and follow up
  • Understand the science behind polygenic risk scores, pharmacogenomics and precision cancer therapies
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Meeting Registration: $200 inc gst
Full Time Student Registration: $120 inc gst

Attendance at sessions
Morning tea and lunch


This Satellite Meeting is proudly supported by:

Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance   Australian Genomics       Human Genetics Society of Australasia   

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