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HUMAN GENETIC SYMPOSIUM 2022

The future of Genetics in Angola

REGISTRATIONS OPEN

Medical School, Universidade A. Neto
Luanda, Angola | July 13 - 14, 2022

Call for Abstracts - Closed

Welcome to HGS 2022

We want to invite you to attend our 2º Human Genetic Symposium (HGS 2022) - The future of Genetics in Angola - which will take place at the Complexo Hospitalar de Doenças Cardio-Pulmonares Cardeal Dom Alexandre do Nascimento in Luanda, Angola, on July 13 and 14 2022.​

​Our sessions will cover the following:

  • The biobank and impact on precision medicine

  • Hemoglobinopathies

  • Immunity and disease

  • Hemoglobinopathies

  • Cancer genetics

  • Gene-environment interaction

  • Predictive testing

  • Genomic ethics

  • Cytogenetic and molecular tests

  • Genetic counseling

  • Genomics and the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Genetics in medical training

  • Policies and Funding in genetics and genomic

Distinguished Speakers

Remarks

Maria do Rosario Bragança
Silvia
Lutucuta
Minister of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation
Angola
Minister of Health
Angola

 

Presentations

Alessandro Marcelo
Lucio
Lara
Dhavendra Kumar
Isabel Sales
Candido
Iscia Lopes Cendes
Michèle Ramsay
ICGEB
Italy
University of Porto
Portugal
HUGO
United Kingdom
Angolan Institute for Cancer
University of Campinas
Brazil
University of Witwatersrand
South Africa

Welcome to the Division of Human Genetics

The Division of Human Genetics at the University of Agostinho Neto Medical School provides a differentiated view of genetics on common diseases, adding the results of scientific advances into regular medical practice.