5 June 2015 – Regional Meeting Glasgow

“From genetic testing to genome diagnostics; Quality, clinical utility and counselling issues”
On Friday the 5th of June, a meeting was organized at the ESHG in Glasgow by 3Gb-TEST, EuroGentest and ESHG. The title of the meeting was “From genetic testing to genome diagnostics; Quality, clinical utility and counselling issues”. Over 70 people joined for the interesting presentations and interactive workshops. The programme can be found here and the meeting report here.

4 May 2015 – Regional Meeting Toulouse

“When Opportunity Knocks: Understanding the Ethical, Legal and Social aspects of clinical Whole Genome Sequencing”
A regional meeting of the 3Gb-TEST project will be held on May 4 at Salle Jacques Pous, Faculté de Medicine, 37 Allees Jules Guesde, Toulouse, France. The topic of the workshop will be the  ethical, legal and philosophical issues relating to clinical Whole Genome Sequencing and the creation of guidelines in this field. The morning will consist of seminars given by clinicians, bioethicists, lawyers and philosophers.  The afternoon will involve a round table discussion on some of the topics evoked during the morning seminars. The programme is available here as well as the Meeting Report.