The European Society
of Human Genetics

Late Changes

Late changes after the printing of the final programme

Change of presenters

Sunday, May 22, 11:15 - 12:45, Room 122+123
EMPAG Educational Session EE1. DTC genetic testing revisited: empowering patients – caring for consumers?

EE1.3 Closing the Gap?
M. Macek Jr.; CZ will be replaced by Heidi Howard, SE


Monday, May 23, 8:30 - 10:00 hrs, Plenary Hall
Session: S09. Debating germline genome editing - joint with EMPAG and ASHG

S09.1 Technical opportunities of genome editing
Robin Lovell-Badge, UK will be replaced by Kathy Niakan, United Kingdom

Monday, May 23, 8:30 - 10:00 hrs, Room 112
Session: S10. Brain genetics 

S10.3 Inflammation, atherosclerosis and Alzheimer disease 
Eike Latz will be replaced by Peter Düwell, Munich, Germany  


Cancelled talks - no replacements

Monday, May 23, 17:45 - 19:15 hrs, Room 122+123 

Session: EPL6. Helicopter View On Cancer Genetics

EPL6.6 International Attitudes of General Practitioners and Breast Surgeons towards Breast/Ovarian Cancer Genetic Testing
Claire Julian-Reinier, FR
had to be cancelled

Session EPL6 finishes 15 minutes early

Tuesday, May 24, 11:00 – 12:30 hrs, Room 112
Session: C20 Gene Editing: To Fear or to Cheer? (joint with EMPAG)

C20.2 Regulating Genome Editing Technologies: Loopholes, rabbit wholes and the search for consistency
Rosario Isasi; Miami, United States
had to be cancelled

Please note that all remaining talks in Session C20 have an increased speaking time of 3 minutes.


Tuesday, May 24, 11:00 – 12:30 hrs, Room 113+114
Session: C22 Cardiovascular disorders

C22.6 Identification of a Second Gene Mutated in Capillary Malformation-Arteriovenous Malformation (CM-AVM2) 
Miikka Vikkula; Brussels, Belgium
had to be cancelled

Session C22 finishes 15 minutes early