Genetic Alliance UK is delighted to invite you to join our annual conference. The event will take place on Tuesday 27 September 2016 at Amnesty International UK, and we will be celebrating and learning from successful partnerships.
Lunch will be provided and we encourage attendees to network and find potential collaborators.
Please see the draft agenda below for a taste of what the day has to offer. A final agenda will be added in due course.
10.00am - Registration and refreshments
11.00am - Genetic Alliance UK Annual General Meeting
11.30 am - Genetic Alliance UK: celebrating our work:
Alastair Kent OBE, Genetic Alliance UK Director
12.00 pm - Impact of genomics in healthcare
Dr Gina Radford, Deputy Chief Medical Officer
12.30pm - Lunch and networking
Sarah Rickwood, IMS Health
2.00 pm - Behçets Centres of Excellence : Partnership with clinicians
Jan Mather, Chair, Behçet’s Patients Centres
2.30 pm - Our members' partnerships
- David White - Cavernoma Alliance UK
- Heather Band - Batten Disease Family Association
- Gillian Thomas - Carer's perspective
3.30 pm - Refreshments
Dr. Jonathan Fielden, Director of Specialised Commissioning and Deputy National Medical Director
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Our AGM will be held at the beginning of the conference, starting at 11 am. To attend, please register for the conference above.
Trustee NominationsWe will be electing five new trustees during our AGM. If you would like to find out more about what it means to be a trustee or nominate someone to be a trustee, please email email@example.com
If you are a member of Genetic Alliance UK, attendance is free, however, a cheque for £10 is required as a deposit. This cheque will only be cashed if you book and don't attend. Please send cheques payable to 'Genetic Alliance UK' to Mariana Campos, Genetic Alliance UK, Unit 4D Leroy House, 436 Essex Road, London N1 3QP.
Please let us know if you have any access or dietary requirements via email on firstname.lastname@example.org
This event is sponsored by: