Schools and Colleges

Y diweddaraf am COVID-19: Parc Geneteg Cymru

Yn unol â chyngor y llywodraeth ar COVID-19, ynghyd â’n sefydliad lletyol, Prifysgol Caerdydd, mae holl staff Parc Geneteg Cymru yn gweithio o bell ac yn ymaddasu i ffyrdd newydd o gyflawni ein rhaglen waith.  Er bod ein gwaith labordy wedi’i ohirio hyd nes y bydd hi’n ddiogel inni fynd yn ôl i’r gwaith fel… Read more »

Health and Care Research Wales funding success

Wales Gene Park is delighted to confirm it has received continued funding from Health and Care Research Wales as part of its £44 million investment in health and social care research in Wales. This funding will allow us to continue to support, promote and advance genetic and genomic research, healthcare, education and innovation in Wales…. Read more »

Genomics Showcase 2020

Wed 6th May, 10am – 6:30 pm, City Hall Cardiff CF10 3ND Genomics Partnership Wales is taking over City Hall for one day only! Visit us for a FREE day of fun activities that will give you an understanding of the fascinating world of genetics and genomics, including: Fascinating talks from genomics experts Visit exciting interactive stands… Read more »

Schools’ Genetics Roadshow: autumn 2019/spring 2020

What is the Schools’ Genetics and Genomics Roadshow? Wales Gene Park Schools’ Genetics and Genomics Roadshow offers free talks to year 12/13 students in your own school or college. At the roadshow two expert speakers will talk on topics related to DNA, genetics and genomics. Each talk is around 25 to 30 minutes with questions… Read more »

Teachers’ CPD: Cutting-edge Biology – Genetics & Genomics

9am – 3.30pm (talks start 9.30am), 25th June 2019 University of South Wales, Glyntaff Campus, Pontypridd CF37 4BD Join Wales Gene Park, Techniquest and the University of South Wales to learn more about the latest advances in the fast-moving field of genetics and genomics. Bring cutting-edge biology into your secondary classroom with expert talks and an… Read more »

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 features in the article ‘Developing the Next Step for Genomic Diagnostics in Wales‘ on page 10 of the publication.  

Genetics Roadshows

During the autumn 2013 and spring 2014 terms, over 4000 students from 73 schools and colleges across Wales and the border counties heard talks from 58 speakers from research, healthcare and the police force on the latest advances in genetics and genomics and about genetics-related courses and careers. Our roadshows will return in Autumn 2015…. Read more »