The European Society
of Human Genetics

10th Meeting 2014

NHGS-10, 2014

The 10th Meeting, National Human Genetics Societies (NHGS-10) took place Sunday, June 1, 2014, 11.30 to 13.30 hrs, in Room Amber 1+2, MiCo, Milan, Italy.


10th Meeting of the European Human Genetics Societies
Sunday, June 1, 2014, 11.15 - 13.15 hrs
Room Amber 1+2 - MiCo, Milan, Italy

  1. Welcome and Introduction
    Milan Macek, NHGSs Liaison of ESHG
  2. Self-presentation of the meeting participants

  3. ESHG highlights
    Han Brunner, President of the ESHG

  4. European Board of Medical Genetics: progress in the past year and plans for 2015
    Heather Skirton, Chair of EBMG

  5. Union of European Medical Specialists – Clinical Genetics
    Ulf Kristofferson, Division chair of EBMG

  6. ESHG Public and Professional Policy Committee
    Martina C. Cornel, Chair of the Committee

  7. ESHG Genetics Services Quality Committee
    Ros Hastings, Chair of the Committee

  8. Guest presentation 1: Cross-border health care in genetic diagnostics
    Helena Kaariainen, Joint Action

  9. Guest presentation 2: International Rare Disease Consortium and project
    Kym Boycott, University of Ottawa, Canada

  10. Guest presentation 3: Coding genetic lab tests: a proposal for a logical system
    Torunn Fiskerstrand, University of Bergen, Norway

  11. DNA Day 2014
    Tayfun Özçelik, Chair ESHG Education Committee

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