Public Engagement

Virtual Public Talk: 7pm, Thursday 12th Nov 2020

“We came, we saw, we took samples back to Earth!” Join us for a FREE virtual public talk from John Holt, Space Research Centre, University of Leicester. Talk synopsis: NASA have been talking about Mars Sample Return (MSR) since the 70’s, but now it is happening for real! The Perseverance rover is the first stage… Read more »

Virtual Public Genomics Café: Nov 19th, 11am

Are you affected by a rare or genetic condition? Are you a member of the public interested in finding out more about genomics and health? Join us for a Virtual Genomics Café! This initiative is being run by Wales Gene Park in collaboration with Genomics Partnership Wales. November’s café will feature relaxed talks from guest… Read more »

Launch of ‘Rare Reality of COVID-19’ Report & Patient Experience Survey

Launch of the ‘Rare Reality of COVID-19’ report: Today Genetic Alliance UK has launched its report on the Rare Reality of COVID-19 for patients and families affected by rare and genetic conditions. The report presents findings from the EURORDIS Rare Barometer COVID-19 Experience Survey, and from Genetic Alliance UK’s weekly community meetings during the months… Read more »

6th May: Virtual Public Genomics Cafe

Are you affected by a rare or genetic condition? Are you interested in finding out more about genomics and health? Join us for a Virtual Genomics Café! This initiative is being run by Wales Gene Park and Genetic Alliance UK in collaboration with Genomics Partnership Wales. The Virtual Café will be a relaxed, informal opportunity… Read more »

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 »

Techniquest After Dark: Discover Genomics

Tue 31 March 2020, 6.30 – 10pm, Techniquest, Stuart Street, Cardiff CF10 5BW Free entry! (includes arrival drink) Genomics Partnership Wales is taking over Techniquest for one night only! Join us for an evening of fun activities that will give you an understanding of the fascinating world of genetics and genomics. As well as Techniquest’s hands-on exhibits, there’ll be plenty… Read more »

Welsh Rare Disease Day Film Festival Screening

17th March 2020, 6.30 – 8pm, Hadyn Ellis Building, Maindy Road, Cardiff CF24 4HQ Before the screening there will be a Public Genomics Cafe at 5 to 6.30pm at the same venue – all welcome. A screening of winning films from the Rare Disease UK Film Festival 2020. This screening will feature some of the winning films… Read more »