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Inherited Eye Disease Patient Event

4th Annual Inherited Eye Disease Patient Event  Wednesday 13th March 2019, 14:00—18:00 Main Lecture Theatre, Cardiff School of Optometry & Vision Sciences Organised by Prof Marcela Votruba ...

Have Your Say: Genomics and Precision Medicine in Wales

Genomics Partnership Wales are working together to harness the potential of genomics to improve the health, wellbeing and prosperity of the people of Wales. We ...

Rare Resources Wales Focus Group

30 January, 10:30 – 14:00, Main Building, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4xw  Rare Resources: Design the Toolkit Calling families in Wales! Received ...

Wales Gene Park feature in @Researchwales magazine

The latest issue of Heath and Care Research Wales’s @Researchwales magazine, which showcases Welsh Health and Social Care research, is now available Wales Gene Park ...

Film Screening of Wonder and Public Talk

Thursday 7th February 2019, 17.30 – 20:30 Haydn Ellis Building, Maindy Road, Cardiff CF24 4HQ As part of our activities to mark Rare Disease Day ...

Rare Disease Day 2019 – Welsh Parliamentary Reception

Rare Disease Day Welsh Parliamentary Reception 2019 – hosted by Darren Millar AM 6pm – 8pm, Thursday 14 February 2019, National Assembly for Wales, The Senedd Cardiff, ...

Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2017-18

The Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2017- 2018 is now available here The report shows how Wales Gene Park has evolved and adapted to make ...

Wales Gene Park at Wales Festival of Innovation 2018

The fast-moving and exciting areas of genetics and genomics were highlighted as Wales Gene Park took part in the Wales Festival of Innovation 2018. For ...

Wales’ Role in the Genomic Revolution

As the NHS marks its 70th anniversary this summer, Health and Care Research Wales looks at Wales’ pioneering role in this type of ‘precision medicine’ ...

Research Study: What do you think genetic counselling is?

Are you or your family member affected by or at risk of a genetic condition? Want to improve the quality of genetic counselling services and ...

Rare Disease Day 2018 Senedd Reception

A report on the annual event which brings together the rare disease community to drive forward policy and service development.

Launch of 100,000 Genomes Project in Wales

Valentines day saw the official launch of the Wales Genomic Medicine Centre which will sequence patients with undiagnosed rare genetic diseases.

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Living with Genetic Conditions
Tue 19Feb2019
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Wed 27Feb2019
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Fri 01Mar2019
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Sat 02Mar2019
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Living with Genetic Conditions
Wed 06Mar2019
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