Posts By: Wales Gene Park

Register now: Rare Disease in Wales – Senedd Reception 25th February 2020

Join Genetic Alliance UK and stakeholders from across the rare disease community for Rare Disease Day 2020! Rare Disease Day is officially held on the last day of February, aiming to raise awareness of rare diseases and improve access to care, treatment, information and support. Throughout February and March, we host our three annual receptions to mark Rare… Read more »

Public Genomics Cafes: Cardiff – book now

Mon 2 Dec 2019 11am to 1pm (drop-in), Coffee #1, The Friary (off Queen Street, Cardiff CF10 2PB Are you affected by a rare or genetic condition? Are you interested in finding out more about genomics and health? Join us for the Genomics Café in Wales! This initiative is being run by Wales Gene Park… Read more »

Rare Film Festival 2020 – Get Involved!

Rare Disease UK is holding the UK’s first ever ‘Rare Film Festival’ on 10 February 2020, and are inviting all patient organisations to submit their own films. To take part in the festival, Rare Disease UK is accepting the following film entries: A pre-existing film produced within the last two years (this can be produced in-house,… Read more »

Public Genomics Cafes: Newport and Swansea – book now

4 Nov 2019, 11am-1pm (drop-in), The Riverfront, Kingsway, Newport NP20 1HG 7 Nov 2019, 11am-1pm (drop-in), Zinco Lounge, 30 Princess Way, Swansea SA1 5HE Are you affected by a rare or genetic condition? Are you interested in finding out more about genomics and health? Join us for the Genomics Café in Wales! This initiative is… Read more »

3G Public Genetics and Genomics Conference, North Wales – book now

Genetics and Genomics for the 3rd Generation (3G) conference – A public event about DNA, genetics and genomics Wednesday 13th November 2019, 10am – 3pm, Catrin Finch Centre, Wrexham LL11 2HS Like to find out more about the fascinating field of DNA, genetics and genomics and discover how it affects our everyday lives? Join us for the 4th… Read more »

Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2018 – 2019

The Wales Gene Park Annual Report 2018 – 2019 is now available here The report shows how Wales Gene Park has evolved and adapted to make the very most in Wales of the opportunities presented by genomics. A major part of what the Wales Gene Park does is to make genomic technologies available to biomedical… Read more »

Lynch Syndrome Awareness Day

Wednesday 18 September 2019, 10.00 – 14:30, Holiday Inn, Cardiff City Centre CF10 1XD Join us to hear about the latest developments as well as practical information and support for patients and families affected by Lynch Syndrome. There will be time for discussion and questions with experts in the field. Speakers include; Dr Ian Frayling, Dr Mark… Read more »

Public Genomics Cafe

28 June 2019, 11am to 1pm (drop-in), Coffee #1, St Catherine’s Walk, Carmarthen SA31 1GA 2 July 2019, 11am to 1pm (drop-in), Chapter, Market Road, Canton, Cardiff CF5 1QE Are you affected by a rare or genetic condition? Are you interested in finding out more about genomics and health? Join us for the first Genomics… Read more »