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Inspiring Science Transforming Careers

We fund, develop, and deliver training and conferences that span basic research, cutting-edge biomedicine and the application of genomics in healthcare.



June 2021 

Coming Soon! A free online course to discover how to plan and design engaging learning for those wanting to generate and analyse genomic data.

Delivered in partnership with the learning experts, FutureLearn

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26th September – 1st October 2021

This course will teach antimicrobial susceptibility testing techniques and how whole-genome sequencing and bioinformatics can be used to understand AMR

Apply by: 20 May

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7th – 9th July 2021

This conference will bring together nurses and educators interested in mainstreaming genomics in the areas of education, practice, policy, research and leadership.

Bursaries extended until 22 May

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28th – 30th  September 2021:

This new conference will share successes of organoids in studying development and tissue homeostasis, as well as in modelling infectious diseases, cancer and genomic diseases.

Abstract due: 03 August

Full event listing

Download our full 2021 Virtual Programme Poster.

We’re looking forward to returning to in-person courses and conferences at the Wellcome Genome Campus as soon as it’s safe to do so.

In the meantime, please keep checking individual listings for the status and format of each event.

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Lastest from our YouTube channel

Keynote lecture by Ewan Birney (EMBL-EBI) celebrating 20 years of informatics at Genome Informatics (September 2020).  To view other keynotes from our recent virtual events, as well as many more videos, visit our Youtube channel.

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