Programme at a Glance2018-10-17T19:22:21+00:00

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

08:00 – 10:00 Educational Session E01 New Technologies More information
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break – Poster Mounting – Exhibition
10:30 – 12:00 Education Sessions E02-E04 More information
E02 Epigenetics and cancer
E03 Bridging genomic discoveries and personalized medicine
E04 Gene Expression Resources
Workshops W01-W04 More information
W01 NGS in the Clinic – Mistakes and Quality Assurance
W02 Prenatal Diagnosis
W03 How to enhance your career – How to present – How to network
W04 From genetics to new medicines: The Open Targets Platform
  Corporate Satellites More information
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
12:15 – 13:45 Corporate Satellites More information
14:00 – 14:30 PL0 Welcoming Addresses More information
14:30 – 16:00 PL1 Opening Plenary Session More information
16:00 – 16:30 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
16:30 – 18:00 PL2 What’s New? Highlight Session More information
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18:00 – 18:30 Coffee Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
18:30 – 20:00 Concurrent Sessions C01 – C06 More information
20:00 Opening Networking Mixer

Sunday, June 16, 2019

08:30 – 10:00 Concurrent Symposia S01 – S04 plus3
S01 Updates in psychiatric genetics
S02 Finding the strengths that make cancer cells weak
S03 RNA mis-splicing dynamics, diagnosis and treatment
S04 An update on kidney research
Educational Sessions E05-E06 plus3
E05 The longer the better? Third generation sequencing technologies
E06 Pharmacogenomic testing for personalized medicine
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
10:15 – 11:15 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group A)
11:15 – 12:45 Corporate Satellites plus3
11:15 – 13:00 Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition – Lunch
13:00 – 14:30 Concurrent Sessions C07 – C12 plus3
14:30 – 15:00 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
15:00 – 16:30 Workshops W05 – W11 plus3
W05 Counselling supervision for genetic professionals
W06 Exome sequencing and variant interpretation
W07 European funding schemes for researchers
W08 Dysmorphology I
W09 UCSC Genome Browser
W10 Genomics Quiz
W11 Investigating genotype-phenotype data using the GWAS Catalog
15:00 – 16:30 Corporate Satellites plus3
16:30 – 16:45 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
16:45 – 17:45 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group B)
17:45 – 19:15 Concurrent Symposia S05 – S08 plus3
S05 Genome editing
S06 Thank you for the Variant (a personal utility tale)
S07 Polylygenic risk scores coming of age
S08 Beware of the transposons
Educational Sessions E07-E08 plus3
E07 Single-cell transcriptomics in the brain
E08 Chromosome Y loss and the ageing genome
19:15 – 20:15 ESHG Membership Meeting
19:15 – 20:45 Corporate Satellites plus3


Monday, June 17, 2019

08:30 – 10:00 Concurrent Symposia S09 – S12 plus3
S09 Multidimensional nuclear organization
S10 From genome wide association study to mechanisms: fine-mapping
S11 „De novo““ developments in epilepsia
S12 Congenital disorders of glycosylation
Educational Sessions E09-E10 plus3
E09 Variant interpretation and high-throughput functional assays
E10 Meiosis: factory of genetic variation
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
10:15 – 11:15 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group C)
11:15 – 12:45 Corporate Satellites plus3
11:15 – 13:00 Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition – Lunch
13:00 – 14:30 Concurrent Sessions C13 – C18 plus3
14:30 – 15:00 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
15:00 – 16:30 Workshops W12 – W18 plus3
W12 Opportunistic or non opportunistic genetic screening?
W13 European Reference Networks – What is in it for me?
W14 Using Ensembl data and tools: a worked clinical example
W15 Dysmorphology II
W16 Copy Number Variant Interpretation and Classification
W17 Pharmacogenomics in practice
W18 Molecular Newborn screening vs. newborn testing
15:00 – 16:30 Corporate Satellites plus3
16:30 – 16:45 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
16:45 – 17:45 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group D)
17:45 – 19:15 Concurrent Symposia S13 – S16 plus3
S13 Understanding mutations to detect cancer
S14 Debate: Genomics and the Media
S15 Regulatory Landscapes
S16 Methods for genetic epidemiology
Educational Sessions E11-E12 plus3
E11 Genome First Testing in Pediatrics (joint Session)
E12 Oligogenic inheritance of human disease
20:00 ESHG Networking Evening


Tuesday, June 18, 2019

09:00 – 10:30 Concurrent Symposia S17 – S19 plus3
S17 ESHG-ASHG building bridges: Global collaboration to advance the use of genomics in health
S18 Our genetic history and its phenotypic consequences
S19 Treating rare genetic disease
S20 Epigenetics and early development
Educational Sessions E13-E14 plus3
E13 Genetic innovations in reproductive medicine
E14 Understanding human disease through animal models
11:00 – 12:30 Concurrent Sessions C19 – C24 plus3
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:15 PL3 Mendel Lecture plus3
14:15 – 15:00 PL4 ESHG Award Lecture plus3
15:00 – 15:45 PL5 Awards Session plus3
ESHG Education Award
EJHG Citation Awards
ESHG Awards for Best Presentations by Young Investigators
Closing