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A double helix strand of DNA

The Festival of Genomics and Biodata

Past event


Location Virtual

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The agenda covers topics such as genomic medicine, cancer genomics, single cell analysis, rare diseases, healthcare data and genome data analysis.

Hear from 200 speakers, including:

  • Dame Sue Hill, Chief Scientific Officer, NHS England
  • Eric Green, Director, National Human Genome Research Institute.
  • Eric Topol, Founder & Director, Scripps Research Translational Institute
  • Heidi Rehm, Chief Genomics Officer, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Mark Effingham, Deputy CEO, UK Biobank
  • Baroness Nicola Blackwood, Chair, Genomics England
  • Sir John Bell, Regius Professor of Medicine, University of Oxford
  • Jennifer Fogarty, Chief Scientist, NASA Human Research Programme
  • Mark Effingham, Deputy CEO, UK Biobank
  • Ting Wu, Associate Faculty, Wyss Institute at Harvard University

As well as speakers from Genomics England:

  • Baroness Nicola Blackwood, Chair, Genomics England
  • Tom Fowler, Deputy Chief Scientist, Genomics England
  • Richard Scott, Clinical Director, Genomics England
  • Peter Sinden, CIO, Genomics England

Find out more here.

In partnership with


Nicola Blackwood


Jonathan Symonds

Non-Executive Director

Mark Caulfield

Chief Scientific Officer


Chris Wigley


Genomics England

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