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Personal Genomes (Virtual Conference)
April 28 2021 @ 1:00 PM - April 30 2021 @ 4:00 PM
Promoting greater diversity and ethical sharing of genome data
This Wellcome Genome Campus UK virtual conference will bring together geneticists, bioinformaticians, and clinicians from academic and the commercial sector interested in learning the extent to which current genetic testing technologies can help people learn about their personal health and heritage. The meeting aims to democratise access to human genome technologies; facilitate and advocate best practice and governance of personal genomics data access; and promote openness and ethical sharing of personal genome data, while protecting privacy of the individuals.
Topics will include:
- Promoting diverse reference genomes
- Clinical implementation and interpretation
- Infrastructure and innovation
- Data sharing: trust and governance
- Personal genomics and pandemics
View the full programme and list of speakers on the Wellcome Genome Campus UK event webpage.