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Next steps in the sequence: implementation of Genome UK, the national genomic healthcare strategy

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Following on from the launch of the National Genomic Healthcare Strategy in 2020, what are the next steps towards putting these ambitious plans into practice for patient benefit?

Catch up with our online discussion, held  on 24 May 2021. Hear from Minister for Innovation, Lord Bethell, as he reflects on plans for implementation over the coming year, followed by a short panel discussion between some of the UK’s leading experts.

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Mark Kroese

PHG Foundation

Lord Bethell

Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Innovation
Department for Health and Social Care

John Stewart

National Director for Specialised Commissioning
NHS England

Chris Wigley

Chief Executive
Genomics England

Prof Anneke Lucassen

Professor of Clinical Genetics
University of Southampton

Prof Saheer Gharbia

Chief Scientific Lead for Genomics and Interim Deputy Director for Tuberculosis, Gastrointestinal Intestinal and Emerging Pathogens, National Infection Service
Public Health England

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