Live webinar on the results of our 2019 BRCA Ovarian cancer schemes

4 weeks ago

Live Webinar on testing for BRCA variants in ovarian cancer patients.

Our network members are invited to attend a 1 hour Live Webinar taking place on the 1st July 2020 at 12:00 BST (11:00 GMT).  This unique opportunity will give you an insight into the common challenges faced by laboratories when analysing samples for germline and somatic BRCA variants  in ovarian cancer patients.

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Speakers

Dr. Sandi Deans from UK NEQAS and Dr. Simon Patton from EMQN will share their extensive experience on how to ensure you are able to provide robust high quality testing, accurate genotyping and appropriate reporting of the results.

Duration

There will be a 40 minute presentation followed by a 20 minute question and answer session where you will have the opportunity to submit your questions live to the experts.

Intended Audience

This webinar is for healthcare professionals only (Pathologists, clinical scientists and bioinformaticians) involved in BRCA  testing.

The webinar will cover

  • Overview of results from the 2019 BRCA germline and somatic testing in ovarian cancer EQAs
  • Clear examples of the errors and pitfalls seen in the EQA
  • Practical solutions, which when implemented may help prevent / rectify common issues
  • Guidance on reporting results within different clinical contexts

Registration

We recommend that you register in advance. Please find the registration link by clicking HERE

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