The European Society
of Human Genetics

ESHG Courses

Courses co-organized and/or supported by ESHG

Below is a list of courses which are supported and/or (co-)organised by the ESHG. ESHG Fellowships are available.

Course City Date Organisers Downloads/Links
ESHG Cardiac Genetics Course Manchester, UK May 20-23, 2023 William Newman, Bart Loeys Coming soon

ESHG HGVS nomenclature

Glasgow, UK June 9, 2023 Johan den Dunnen, Can Ding More information
ESHG ACMG classification Glasgow, UK June 9, 2023 Johan den Dunnen, Can Ding More information
ESHG Clinical NGS Data Interpretation Course Glasgow, UK June 9, 2023 Christian Gilissen (The Netherlands) More information

Introduction to the statistical analysis of genome-wide association studies

Ferrara, Italy July 2023  Inga Prokopenko, Chiara Scapol Coming soon
EJPRD Third Training Course Quality assurance, variant interpretation and data management in the NGS diagnostics era TBA TBA Gert Matthijs (Belgium), Domenico Tarusico (Italy), Claudio Carta (Italy) Coming soon

Courses in collaboration with the University of Bertinoro

The European Society of Human Genetics (ESHG) has developed a partnership with the European School of Genetic Medicine (ESGM), in order to promote advanced training in human-medical genetics and preventive medicine in Europe. The European School of Genetic Medicine organizes courses in the charming venues of Bertinoro (Italy). These courses began in 1988 with the first course in Medical Genetics of the European School of Genetic Medicine directed by Prof. Victor A. McKusick.

More information and contact: www.ceub.it

Roberta Partisani, Email: rpartisani(at)ceub.it 
Tel: +39 0543 446500-556, Fax: +39 0543 446557

Upcoming courses are below. ESHG Fellowships are available.

Course City Date Organisers Links
Clinical Genomics Bertinoro May 6-12, 2023 C. Gilissen, A. Hoischen, B. Wirth, H. Brunner More information

Genetic Counselling

Bertinoro November 12-16, 2023 F. Forzano, C. Cordier More information soon

The ESHG regularly supports and/or co-organises the following courses

  • Clinical Genomics and NGS Course, Bertinoro (in cooperation with the CEUB)
  • Eye Genetics Course, Bertinoro (in cooperation with the CEUB)
  • Basic and Advanced Course on Genetic Counselling, Bertinoro (in cooperation with the CEUB)
  • Course in Hereditary Cancer Genetics, Bertinoro (in cooperation with the CEUB)
  • Cardiac Genetics Training Course, Manchester/Antwerp (in cooperation with the Manchester Centre for Genomic Medicine and the Universities of Antwerp and Nijmegen)
  • Introduction to the statistical analysis of GWAS, London (in cooperation with the Imperial College London)
  • Basics in Human Genetic Diagnostics - A course for CLGs in education, changing locations (in cooperation with the University of Jena)

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