Stay up-to-date with the genomics landscape

New competency framework for genomic testing

The GEP has developed a cross-professional framework to support…

Genomes, whole genome sequencing and the genomics team

Three new introductory films explore why we want to know about genomes, how whole genome sequencing is used in key areas, and who makes up the genomics team

New journal article and films highlight progress in genomics

The power and pitfalls of applying genomics in clinical genetics today are explored in a newly published piece in Clinical Medicine journal

New guidance for clinicians on the ethics of genomic testing

Fully revised guide offers clinicians practical advice around consent and confidentiality when supporting patients through genomic testing

New factsheet series for educators

These handy one-page factsheets can be used as part of a range of educational activity

Welcome to the new Genomics Education Programme website!

The redesigned, rebuilt website is packed full of new and improved features to support health professionals to learn about genomics

Head to the bar for your Pint of Science

This year’s science festival covers all kinds of genomics-related topics, from jumping genes to microscopic worms. Find out what’s happening near you

New guide for clinicians feeding back genomic results

Clinicians returning rare disease results to 100,000 Genomes Project participants can use this handy 2-page guide, with further resources to follow

It's time to learn more about whole genome sequencing

Our free, flexible and newly updated course explores how it works and how it will be used to benefit patients in the new Genomic Medicine Service

Competency framework for consent: reviewers sought

We are inviting feedback on a new competency framework that outlines the key elements required for clinicians to seek consent for a genomic test

Genomics Game quiz: results revealed!

Did you join our genomics quiz on Twitter? It's time to find out all the correct answers and the lucky winner of our Genomics Game

Build your profile with our free workshop in March

Are you a health professional keen to champion genomics? This free one-day workshop is designed to help you master your voice and amplify your message

New Genomics 101 courses launched

Learn about the fundamentals of genomics and its impact on healthcare in our collection of introductory courses

It’s #GenomicsConversation Week 2019!

Join the GEP this week and get more familiar with genomics, discover its impact on patients and their families, and make your own genomics pledge

GEP welcomes release of Topol Review

HEE’s newly published report outlines key recommendations for the NHS’s digital future and has genomics as a key focus

Join our second #GenomicsConversation

This March, the GEP will host its second week of action designed to help health professionals feel comfortable talking about genomics 

Additional 'Genomics in Medical Specialties' films launched

Three additional films and supporting information illustrate the ways in which genomics is changing clinical practice across the NHS

GEP fellow contributes to The Network of Cancer Genes

The latest publication of the network includes the work of Dimitra Repana, funded by the programme to undertake research at The Crick Institute  

Be part of the most exciting genomics event in Europe

The Festival of Genomics, the largest genomics event in the UK, returns to London to showcase the latest developments and innovations in genomics

Review our guide to returning genomic test results

We have developed a short guide for clinicians returning participant results from the 100,000 Genomes Project - and we'd like your feedback

Book review: My DNA Diary: Cystic Fibrosis

Author Lisa Mullan introduces complex genetics terminology in a fun and entertaining way for older children and adults alike