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NHGRI International Genomics Education Meeting

August 4-5, 2016

Lawton Chiles International House (Stone House)
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland

On August 4-5, 2016, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) sponsored the NHGRI International Genomics Education Meeting at the Lawton Chiles International House in Bethesda, Md.

The objectives for this meeting were to:

  • Provide an overview of primary care oriented education programs
  • Review lessons learned for meeting the changing educational needs of healthcare providers
  • Share best practices for genomics education implementation
  • Identify synergies, challenges, and opportunities to share and collaborate
  • Focus on physicians and healthcare practitioners (clinicians, nurses, pharmacists, genetic counselors, and physician assistants)

All documents are in PDF file format.

Meeting Roster 

Meeting Minutes 

Executive Summary 

  • Agenda

  • Thursday, August 4
  • 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.  Arrival and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Welcome
    Laura Rodriguez, NHGRI 
    Slides
  • 8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Education across the Genomic Medicine Research Portfolio
    Teri Manolio, NHGRI
    Slides
  • 9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  Moving Genomic Education Forward in Australia 
    Nicolette Conway & Kate Dunlop (by phone)
    Genome Plus, Australia & Royal North Shore Hospital Community Health
    Slides
  • 9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Education across the Genomic Medicine Research Portfolio
    Heather Junkins, NHGRI
    Slides
  • 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  Break (Picture)
  • 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Moving Genomic Education Forward in the UK Part 1
    Sue Hill, National Health Service England
    Nicki Latham, National Health Service England
    Slides
  • 11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Education Tools and Programs from the Genomic Healthcare Branch
    Bob Wildin, NHGRI
    Slides
  • 11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Moving Genomic Education Forward in the UK and through International Collaborations Part 2
    Maggie Kirk (by phone). University of South Wales 
    Emma Tonkin (by phone), University of South Wales
    Kathleen Calzone, National Cancer Institute, NIH
    Slides
  • 1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 1:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Moving Genomic Education Forward in Canada 
    Shawna Morrison, GECKO (Genetics Education Canada: Knowledge Organization)
    Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario in Ottawa
    Slides
  • 1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 1:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. MD/MS Programs in Genomic Medicine
    Jeffery Vance, University of Miami
    Slides
  • 2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Break
  • 2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Education Efforts through ASHG 
    Karen Hanson, American Society of Human Genetics
    Slides
  • 2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Break
  • 3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Resources
    Jean Jenkins, NHGRI
    Slides
  • 3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Metrics for Evaluating Effectiveness of Education and Training Programs/Lessons Learned
    Facilitator: Jean Jenkins
    Slides
  • 4:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Plans for next day meeting
  • 4:30 p.m. Meeting Adjourns / Group Dinner
  • Friday, August 5
  • 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.  Arrival and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Summary of previous day
    Heather Junkins, NHGRI
    Slides
  • 8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Global Genomic Medicine Collaborative (G2MC)
    Bruce Korf, University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Slides
  • 9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Questions and Discussion
  • 9:15 a.m. - 10;00 a.m. New Directions for International Genomic Education 
    Facilitator: Donna Messersmith, NHGRI
    Slides
  • 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Potential Synergies and Collaborations 
    Facilitator: Teri Manolio, NHGRI
    Slides
  • 11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m Break (pick-up box lunch)
  • 11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Summary and Overiew
    Teri Manolio & Heather Junkins, NHGRI
  • 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Next Steps
    Heather Junkins & Jean Jenkins, NHGRI
  • 12:30 p.m. Meeting Adjourns

 

Background Materials

Posted: October 28, 2016