Association for Clinical Cytogenetics
Professional association for clinical cytogeneticists working in the UK. Includes information on training, professional standards and forthcoming events.
BIMDG - British Inherited Metabolic Disease Group
Promotes research and provides training in the field for clinicians, dietitians, laboratory staff, nurses and other professionals; includes details of their programmes, membership, guidelines, news and contacts.
Clinical Genetics Society (CGS)
Brings together doctors and other professionals involved in the care of individuals and families with genetic disorders; also supports training, education and research. Includes details of membership, awards and scholarships, news, and contacts.
Clinical Molecular Genetics Society
Offering downloadable documentation, news and event listings from this society, which aims to further the science of molecular genetics and to improve public understanding of the topic.
Department of Twin Research & Genetic Epidemiology
Describes a project by King’s College London, with the biggest UK registry of twins used to study the genetic and environmental factors in disease. With details of projects and job opportunities, and guides for researchers and the general public.
The Medical Research Council's centre for mouse genetics aims to investigate mouse models of human disease. Describes their research, services and training, with careers information, news, and contacts.
PHG Foundation (Foundation for Genomics and Population Health)
A UK-based international organisation that seeks to translate advances in biomedicine and genomics into effective ways to prevent illness and provide treatment. Describes their work programme, with resources, news and press releases, and contacts.
Primary Care Genetics Society
Established to support primary care professionals (PCPs) by providing information and education and help translate continuing advances in clinical genetics into practice; with details of conferences, networks, resources, and news.