Two simultaneous events in Québec for the CIHR - Genetics Institute


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Wednesday March 13, 2019

Two simultaneous events in Québec for the CIHR - Genetics Institute

The Canadian GE3LS and Health Services and Policy Research Conference and the 8th annual Canadian Human and Statistical Genetics Meeting will be held at the Fairmont Le Château Montebello, from June 16 to 19, 2019.



These events, organized by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research - Institute of Genetics, will cover different themes related to genetics and genomics in the human health sector. 

8th annual Canadian Human and Statistical Genetics Meeting

Themes : 

  • Large Scale Cohorts and Data Integration
  • Whole Genome Analysis
  • Statistical Genetics: Study Design and Analysis
  • Implementing Genomics in the Clinic: Policy and Law
  • Multi-omics Approaches
  • Population Genetics: Application and Methods
  • Data Analysis Integration/Analysis/Harmonization in Canada and Worldwide
  • Clinical Genome

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 9 May, 2019

To learn more about the CHSGM and to register

 

Canadian GE3LS* and Health Services Policy Research

This event will explore cutting edge issues in the application of emerging genomics technologies. The conference will put an emphasis on opportunities and training for Early Career Researchers, as well as the participation of patients and their families.


Themes:

  • Whole genome sequencing in clinical practice: implementation challenges
  • Consumer genetics
  • Rare diseases: health services and policy research
  • Human gene editing: ethical, legal, and governance issues

Deadline for submission of abstracts: March 18, 2019

To learn more about the GE3LS* conference and to register

 

* Genomics and its Ethical, Environmental, Economic, Legal and Social Implications



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