• 8th June 2021

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  • 8th June 2021

This a one-day virtual event that will take place over Zoom on:

Tuesday 8th June 2021

Cost and booking

Bookings for this event will open at the end of March. The meeting will be free for BSGM members and cost £20 for non-members. 


We are delighted to have a line-up of excellent speakers including:

Professor Andrew Goddard, President of RCP,

Professor Bill Newman, Chair of Genomics CRG,

Professor Lyn Chitty, Medical Director of NLGLH and

Professor Sarah Salway, Professor of Public Health at the University of Sheffield.

The Carter Lecture will be given by Professor David FitzPatrick.

Please visit MySociety and log in to submit abstracts and register


Draft Programme 

09:30-11:00 - Invited speakers 3x30 minute talks with Q&A 
11:00-11:30 - Break
11:30-13:06 - Submitted abstracts 8x12 minute talks
13:06-14:00 - Lunch
14:00-15:36 - Specialist Registrars abstracts 8x12 minute talks eligible for the Robin Winter prize
15:36-16:00 - Break
16:00-16:45 - Carter Lecture - Professor David FitzPatrick, Group Leader at MRC Human Genetics Unit, University of Edinburgh
16:45- 17:00 - Closing remarks and event end
A full programme will be available on this page in due course.


This event is being organised for the CGS by the Royal Society of Biology. Please direct all queries to Harriet McAra, RSB events officer, at events@rsb.org.uk.