“EMPAG” Track2019-02-04T15:58:34+00:00

The former “European Meeting on Psychosocial Aspects of Genetics – EMPAG” has now become an integral part of the ESHG Conference and welcomes the former EMPAG delegates on a yearly basis as of 2019. For your convenience, we have listed the relevant session in an “EMPAG” Track on this page. Relevant sessions are marked with  on the programme pages.

These sessions are not only intended for Genetic Counsellors and Genetic Nurses, but address issues of relevance to all experts in the field of Human Genetics. Abstracts on relevant topics can be submitted via the regular ESHG Abstract submission using the sections 19 – 24.

Click on the Session title below to access the details. The list will be updated after the abstract selection meeting in mid-March.

Sessions included in the “EMPAG” Track

E03 Bridging genomic discoveries and personalized medicine
Saturday, June 15
10.30 – 12.00 hrs
W02 Prenatal Diagnosis
Saturday, June 15
10.30 – 12.00 hrs
S01 Updates in psychiatric genetics
Sunday, June 16
08.30 – 10.00 hrs
W09 Counselling supervision for genetic professionals
Sunday, June 16
15.00 – 16.30 hrs
S06 Thank you for the Variant (a personal utility tale)
Sunday, June 17
17.45 – 19.15 hrs
W16 Opportunistic or non opportunistic genetic screening?
Monday, June 18
15.00 – 16.30 hrs