Connecting Science

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Connecting Science

Wellcome Genome Campus Connecting Science's mission is to enable everyone to explore genomic science and its impact on research, health and society.

We connect researchers, health professionals and the wider public, creating opportunities and spaces to explore genomic science and its impact on people. Connecting Science inspires new thinking, sparks conversation and supports learning by drawing on the ground-breaking research taking place on the Wellcome Genome Campus.

Connecting Science includes the following teams:

Advanced Courses and Conferences

Advanced Courses and Scientific Conferences

Developing and delivering postgraduate training and meetings focussed on research and the clinical applications of genomics in human and infectious disease.

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Conference Centre

Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre

World-class event and meeting spaces designed for knowledge sharing in the scientific research community, which combine stunning contemporary architecture with the Grade II*- listed Hinxton Hall.

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Public Engagement

Public Engagement

Encourages exploration and discussion about genomics, from exciting research findings to the social and ethical questions it can raise.

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Genomethics

Society and Ethics Research

We use quantitative and qualitative research methods to investigate the psychological, social and ethical impact of genomics. We are continually asking ‘how are people responding to genomics?’.

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Upcoming events
Upcoming Connecting Science events for researchers and healthcare professionals
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Genomics is revolutionising biological research, but is also a deeply personal science, relevant to us all. Our mission is to enable everyone to explore genomic science and its impact on research, health and society.

Dr Julian Rayner, Director, Wellcome Genome Campus Connecting Science

Julian Rayner
Upcoming events for the wider public
Upcoming events for the wider public

Find events that inspire curiosity and are open to all.

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