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2023 Society Awards

Last call for the 2023 JBS Haldane Lecture, Genetics Society Medal, Mary Lyon Medal, and the Balfour Lecture.  Send your...
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Mendel’s 200th Birthday Garden Party

Image credit: Joana Carvalho Join us at RHS Wisley, Surrey, on 20th July 2022 for a garden party of science...
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Committee Vacancy

The Genetics Society invites applications for the role of Partnership and Membership Officer.  The role of the Partnership and Membership...
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Mendel Medal 2022 – Professor Azim Surani and Professor Davor Solter

The Mendel Medal 2022 was jointly awarded to Professor Azim Surani and Professor Davor Solter for discovery of genomic imprinting. ...
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Mary Lyon Medal 2022 – Prof Irene Miguel-Aliaga

Irene Miguel-Aliaga is Professor of Genetics and Physiology at Imperial College London, and MRC Investigator at the MRC London Institute...
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Balfour Lecture 2022 – Dr Sam Behjati

Sam Behjati is a Group Leader / Wellcome Intermediate Fellow at the Wellcome Sanger Institute, and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Oncologist...
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Sir Kenneth Mather Memorial Prize 2020 – Rosa Cheesman

The 2019/20 Sir Kenneth Mather Memorial Prize is awarded to Dr Rosa Cheesman. Rosa’s outstanding thesis  ‘Leveraging family data for...
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Genetics Society Medal 2022 – Prof Robin Lovell-Badge

The 2022 Genetics Society medal is awarded to Robin Lovell-Badge.  Robin will receive his Medal at the Society autumn conference,...
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JBS Haldane Lecture 2022 – Prof Mike Fay

The Genetics Society is delighted to announce Professor Mike Fay, Kew Gardens, as the winner of the 2022 JBS Haldane...
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Haldane Lecture 2020 – Jonathan Pettitt

Jonathan Pettitt will present the 2020 Genetics Society Haldane Lecture at the Royal Institution from 7:00pm – 8:30pm on Tuesday 14th...
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Hap-pea Birthday Mendel!

To help the Genetics Society in celebrating Gregor Mendel’s 200th birthday anniversary on the 20th of July 2022, we invite...
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Public lecture: Genomic “Dark Matter” and its role in health and disease

As part of our Spring Meeting in Edinburgh we will have a public lecture Genomic “Dark Matter” and its role in...
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National Career’s week

It’s National Career’s week! If you want to find out more about a career in genetics check our our career’s...
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2022 February Newsletter

The February 2022 issue of the Genetics Society Newsletter is now available for download. “In this issue we are exploring...
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Functional Regulatory Genomics and Disease

Do join us 11-13th April in Edinburgh for our spring 2022 Scientific Meeting, Functional Regulatory Genomics and Disease. Free registration...
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FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND GLOBAL COVID-19 GENOMICS TRAINING PROGRAMME LAUNCHED

A new, global training programme that aims to provide deeper understanding about SARS-CoV-2 genomics and biodata, and how this knowledge...
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Haldane Lecture 2021 – Matthew Cobb

Matthew Cobb will present the 2021 Genetics Society Haldane Lecture at the Royal Institution from 7:00pm – 8:30pm on Tuesday 22nd...
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New Committee Members 2022

The Genetics Society welcomes two new members to the committee – Dr Jason Mellad and Dr Laura Dixon,  and the...
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