NHS Genomic Medicine Centres

13 Genomic Medicine Centres (GMCs) have been established by NHS England. These centres are key to delivering the 100,000 Genomes Project.

The GMCs have a track-record of providing excellence in genomic services. Eligible patients who are interested in getting involved will be referred to GMCs by their clinicians. If you are interested in taking part, please read the taking part page for more details.

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    Map of GMCs
    Contact details for projects outside England
    Training and latest documents: GMC staff can view our information for Healthcare Professionals pages for details

NHS GMC Contact details

Alphabetical list. Email links open a new message in your email client; website links open in a new browser window. Twitter contacts where available.

East of England



Led by Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Team  E-mail  Phone 
Cambridge & Norwich eegmc@nhs.net 01223 254 292
Leicester genomesproject@uhl-tr.nhs.uk  0116 258 6968
Nottingham genome@nuh.nhs.uk 0115 969 1169 ext. 56511/ 56509

Greater Manchester



Led by Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

   Karen.Tricker@cmft.nhs.uk    0161 276 6506
to talk to a member of the Manchester GMC team, based at Saint Mary’s Hospital.

North East and North Cumbria



Led by Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

   tnu-tr.gmc@nhs.net  0191 241 8604

North Thames



Led by Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
For patient inquiries and referrals, please speak to your hospital doctor/consultant first, to find out if you might be eligible. For programme inquiries, contact the North Thames NHS Genomic Medicine Centre.


North West Coast



Led by Liverpool Women’s NHS Foundation Trust.

    angela.hargreaves@lwh.nhs.uk  0151 702 4427 (Angela Hargreaves)




Led by Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust (OUH).


 South London



Led by Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.


South West



Led by Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust.





Led by University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.

 rare disease participants – genomicsrd@uhs.nhs.uk
 cancer patients – genomicsc@uhs.nhs.uk 
 023 8077 7222 (switchboard)

West Midlands



Led by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

 wmgmc@nhs.net  0121 371 5360/5398/4176/5397

West of England


Led by University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust.


West London



Led by Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust.


Yorkshire and Humber


Led by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

 yhgmc@nhs.net  +44 (0)1924 664717 (Victoria Hilton – YHGMC Project Assistant)

Other Contact Details

 @NHSgmc      @NHSEngland

You can also find the NHS GMCs and Project conversations on Twitter via #Genomes100k


100,000 Genomes Project
Genomics Implementation Unit
Medical Directorate
NHS England
Skipton House |80 London Road | London | SE1 6LH

Map of GMCs:

Other UK Projects

For patient inquiries and referrals outside of England, please speak to your hospital doctor/consultant first, to find out if you might be eligible and how to join.

  • Northern Ireland: please contact the GMC’s project manager, Cheryl Flanagan
     cheryl.flanagan@belfasttrust.hscni.net   ( 07798505331)
  • Scotland: please contact the Scottish Genomes Partnership via their website:  scottishgenomespartnership.org/
  • Wales: there are currently no contact details available while the partnerships are being finalised. This page will be updated in due course.
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