Sponsored by Saudi Aramco
Genetic Testing for You?
Regent Lecture Theatre, University of Aberdeen
Tickets are available at the Festival Box Office, which is located in King’s College Conference Centre at the University of Aberdeen (Some performances could be limited)
Major technological advances in DNA sequencing have opened a vast range of opportunities for improving medical care. Scotland is a world leader in incorporating the benefits of genetic testing into publically funded equitable patient care. Professor Miedzybrodzka, Co-director of the University of Aberdeen Centre for Genome-enabled Biology and Medicine and Clinical Director for NHS Grampian Genetics Services, will describe how state of-the-art genetic testing is personalising everyday medical care, helping people to make life choices and improving the health of the people of Scotland.