BL Pharmacology Society Present: Drugs for our genes? The 100,000 Genomes Project and its Implications for Drug Therapy
Drugs for our genes? The 100,000 Genomes Project and its Implications for Drug Therapy
Tues 1st Nov, Room 3.06 Garrod Building.
The 100,000 Genomes project is one of the biggest health projects of recent years, featuring scientists from Barts.
Event is FREE for all, members get certificates of attendance.
Our speaker is Professor Mark Caulfield, FMedSci, one of the most eminent hypertension experts and a pioneer in the field of genomics. He has worked on the NICE guidelines group developing an algorithm for hypertension management, and chairs the Barts National Institute of Health Research Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit. In 2015 he was appointed Chief Scientist for Genomics England, a multi million pound project to sequence 100,000 whole genomes.
This event is perfect for anyone interested in Pharmacology, Pharmacogenetics and academic research.
Join us for an engaging talk by one of Barts' finest pharmacologists and the opportunity to find out how to get involved. Certificates of Attendance available for members (pay subs here: https://www.qmsu.org/groups/15319/)
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