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Freezing Eggs: What Are Your Choices? What Are Your Chances?
27 January 2022 
A FREE-to-attend public event in London, preceded by a wine reception, with speakers including Dr Jane Stewart, Professor Barry Fuller, Dr Zeynep Gurtin and a patient who has frozen her eggs, Sabrina... [Read More]
Whole Genome Sequencing at Birth: Workforce Implications for Healthcare Professionals and Beyond
16 March 2022 5.30pm-7.30pm (GMT) Event to be held online, via Zoom Video Webinars
A FREE-to-attend online event about whole genome sequencing at birth, asking about implications for healthcare professionals if this becomes offered routinely, chaired by Sarah Norcross with speakers including Sarah-Jane Marsh, Professor Eamonn Sheridan, Professor Pali Hungin, Dr Michelle Bishop, Professor Angus Clarke... [Read More]
Editing the Human Genome: Where Are We Now? What Happens Next?
2 March 2022 5.30pm-7.30pm (GMT) Event to be held online, via Zoom Video Webinars
A FREE-to-attend online event about genome editing – the deliberate alteration of selected DNA sequences in living cells – chaired jointly by Professor Robin Lovell-Badge and Sarah Norcross, with speakers including Professor Kathy Niakan, Katherine Littler, Professor Henry Greely, Professor Wolf Reik and Nick Meade... [Read More]
Whole Genome Sequencing at Birth: Genomic Data, A Resource from Cradle to Grave?
16 February 2022 5.30pm-7.30pm (GMT) Event to be held online, via Zoom Video Webinars
A FREE-to-attend online event about whole genome sequencing at birth, asking about the implications of storing genomic data throughout a person's entire lifetime, chaired by Sarah Norcross with speakers including Professor Felicity Boardman, Dr Mavis Machirori, Catherine Joynson, Sabine Starr and Phil Booth... [Read More]
Prioritising Patient Safety: How to Minimise Risk in Fertility Treatment
9 February 2022 5.30pm-7pm (GMT) Event to be held online, via Zoom Video Webinars
A FREE-to-attend online event about the risks posed by IVF and related treatment, and how best to deal with these risks, chaired by Sarah Norcross with speakers including Professor Abha Maheshwari, Dr Michael Rimmer, Professor Ashley Moffett, Professor Marian Knight and Rachel Cutting... [Read More]