University of Barcelona

March 2019



Deadline for applications is 25-Jan-2019

SSIEM Next Generation Sequencing and Clinical Genomics Course for 2019

18th to 20th March 2019
Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona, C/ Casanovas, 143, 08036 Barcelona

The first day the course will start at 11:30h, so that attendees could travel on the same day.

Applications are now open and will close at Midnight (GMT) 25-Jan-2019

Applications are open to professionals in clinical and medical genetics, biochemists and molecular biologists who want to learn more on clinical genomics and more specifically on next generation sequencing.
Places are limited to 40 people.
If the course is oversubscribed there may be a selection process based on motivation and CV.
Decisions will be made within 2 weeks of the closing date.

Apply by submitting the following :
(PDF documents)

  1. CV (maximum of 2 pages)
  2. An accompanying letter (no more than 1 page) including details of
    • Current post
    • Career intentions
    • Usefulness of this course for your professional practice

Download LetetrDownload letter of introduction
(Updated 27 December 2018)
Download ProgrammeDownload the programme
(Updated 27 December 2018)

About the Next Generation Sequencing and Clinical Genomics Course

Morning lectures will be followed by afternoon hands on sessions using personal computers and availability to databases to solve real cases.

The registration fee is 120 Euro and includes:

  • Accommodation (including breakfast) for the nights of 18th and 19th March.
  • Lunches on the 18th, 19th, 20th March
  • Evening meals for the 18th and 19th March

If you do not require accommodation the registration fee is 60 Euro.

Please, note that travelling to Barcelona is not included.

Manuel Schiff, Hon. SSIEM Secretary
on behalf of Antònia Ribes and Frederic Tort