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09:00 – 10:30 hrs | Concurrent Symposia S21-S24 & Educational Sessions E15-E16

Room: Hall 3
Chairs: Christian Schaaf

S21.1 Lumping vs. splitting – how to approach defining a disease for accurate curation

Courtney Thaxton;
United States

S21.2 International efforts for gene curation and the interpretation of genome variation

Fiona Cunningham;
United Kingdom

S21.3 A framework for an evidence-based gene list relevant to autism spectrum disorder

Jacob Vorstman;

Room: Clyde Auditorium
Chairs: Tania Attie-Bitach and Raquel Silva

S22.1 Prenatal exome sequencing – facing uncertainty

Antoni Borrell;

S22.2 AI in fetal imaging: a window to the future

John Simpson;
United Kingdom

S22.3 Decision making around prenatal genomic tests

Melissa Hill;
United Kingdom

Room: Hall 2
Chairs: Serena Nik-Zainal

S23.1 Hidden germline variants in Lynch syndrome

Richarda de Voer;

S23.2 Non-coding variants contributing to hereditary cancers

Nicky Whiffin;
United Kingdom

S23.3 Genome-wide analysis of somatic noncoding mutation patterns in cancer

Felix Ditlein;
United States


Room: Lomond Auditorium
Chairs: Francesca Forzano and Rhys Dore

S24.1 Economics of Precision Medicine and Genomic Technologies

Ilias Goranitis;

S24.2 The economics of genomics within resource-limited environments

George Patrinos;

S24.3 Genetics and economic inequality

Pietro Biroli;

Room: Hall 5
Chairs: Gemma Chandratillake

E15.1 Genetic Diagnosis of Hearing Loss

Barbara Vona;

E15.2 Gene Therapies for Hearing Loss: current promises and future challenges

Aziz El Amraoui;

Room: M1
Chairs: TBA

E16.1 Validation of an Integrated Risk Tool, Including Polygenic Risk Score, for Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease in Multiple Ethnicities and Ancestries

Gil McVean;
United Kingdom

E16.2 Polygenic risk score as a tool for predication of AF, SCD

Patricia Munroe;
United Kingdom

10:30 – 11:00 hrs | Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:30 hrs | Concurrent Sessions C21-C26 from submitted abstracts

12:30 – 13:30 hrs | Lunch Break

13:30 – 14:15 hrs | Plenary Sessions PL3

Room: Hall 3
Chairs: Valérie Cormier Daire and Alexandre Reymond

PL3.1 Mendel Lecture

Shankar Balasubramanian;
United Kingdom

14:15 – 15:00 hrs | Plenary Sessions PL4

Room: Hall 3
Chairs: Valérie Cormier Daire and Alexandre Reymond

PL4.1 ESHG Award Lecture

Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz;
United Kingdom

15:00 – 16:00 hrs | Plenary Sessions PL5

Room: Hall 3

EJHG-SN Citation Awards

ESHG Early Career Awards

European DNA Day Contest

Closing Address

*An asterisk indicates that the presenter is an Early Career Award Candidate

Note that the programme is subject to change, and will be updated continuously up to the conference