Welcome to the GHGA Annual Meeting 2021!
26-28 October 2021
This first Annual Meeting will bring together the core team, GHGA members, and our partners to present updates from the different task areas, strategise and plan the months ahead, and celebrate our first milestones achieved.
The meeting will also include a public Mini-Symposium around data sharing in genomic medicine and research. The event will be held virtually on 27 October 2021, 14:00-18:00 (CEST). We warmly welcome researchers, clinicians and everyone interested in this topic to join us for this exciting event.
Registration is free of charge.
The Annual Meeting consists of 3 parts:
- Virtual Mini-Symposium: Unlocking the Power of Genomic Medicine via FAIR Data Sharing (Public) - Wed., October 27, 14:00-18:00
- GHGA-All Meeting (October 27-28, GHGA-Members only, in-person / hybrid)
- GHGA Team Day (October 26, GHGA-Team Members only (i.e. personnel hired via GHGA grant), in-person)
To register for the public Mini-Symposium or the Annual Meeting (members only) please click on 'Registration' in the menu bar or at the bottom of the page and choose the part(s) you would like to attend.
14:10-14:30 GHGA - Towards a national research infrastructure for genome medicine
Oliver Stegle - DKFZ + EMBL, Germany
14:30-15:10 Keynote Lecture
Data sharing in large scale biobanks: What is needed & what is possible
Mark Daly – Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland FIMM, University of Helsinki, Finland / Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA
15:10-15:40 Building a scalable genomics program: how tumor, normal, and plasma DNA sequencing are informing cancer care, cancer risk, and cancer detection
Michael Berger – Sloan Kettering Memorial Cancer Center, USA
15:40-16:10 Data sharing in rare disease genomics: Practices of the Broad Institute Translational Genomics Group
Anne O’Donnell-Luria – Center for Mendelian Genomics at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA
16:30-17:00 Data sharing in genomic research: policy challenges
Pascal Borry – University of Leuven, Belgium
17:00-17:30 DKFZ/NCT/DKTK MASTER: Nationwide Team Science for Multi-Omics-guided Precision Oncology
Stefan Fröhling – NCT Heidelberg, Germany
17:30-17:35 Closing Remarks