WEBINAR: NHS ENGLAND GENOMICS TEAM
Last Reviewed 6/09/2018
Following on from the 100,000 Genomes Project, NHS England is beginning to implement its genomic medicine programme, which will include a reconfiguration of laboratories and a new directory of tests that will be available nationally.
– Alexandra Pickard (Policy and Strategy Lead, Genomics Unit at NHS England)
– John Paul Maytum (Engagement Lead, Genomics Lead at NHS England)
– Dr Jayne Spink (Chief Executive, Genetic Alliance UK)
– Nick Meade (Director of Policy, Genetic Alliance UK)
What is the 100,000 Genomes Project?
The 100,000 Genomes Project was set up by Genomics England and funded by the Department of Health & Social Care, to sequence 100,000 whole genomes from NHS patients. Its four main aims are:
For more information, see the Genomics England website.