APSHG Virtual Summer School of Clinical Genetics 2020



Time: 08.00
Location: Taiwan Human Genetics Society

Agenda of Asian Pacific Society of Human Genetics
2020 Summer School of Clinical Genetics
Aug 22, Taipei, Taiwan

Time zone: Taipei Time (GMT+8) (time zone converter: https://www.timeanddate.com/)

Session One
Chair: Shuan-Pei Lin / Duangrurdee Wattanasirichaigoon

Speaker Affiliation Title
8:50AM APSHG /THGS/Yin-Hsiu Chien APSHG/ THGS/NTU Welcome
9:00-9:30AM Poh-San Lai National University of Singapore Genomic medicine in Asia: economy, technology, and culture
9:30-10:00AM Eva Maria Cutiongco-de la Paz National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila TBA
10:00-10:30AM Thanyachai Sura Mahidol University Genetics and genomics in Thailand: challenges and opportunities

Session Two
Chair: Fuu-Jen Tsai / Yin-Hsiu Chien

Speaker Affiliation Title
10:30-11:00AM Brian Hon-Yin Chung The University of Hong Kong Clinical recognition of syndromes
10:00-11:30AM Anne Chun-Hui Tsai University of Oklahoma, USA Dysmorphology in the genomic Medicine Era
11:30-12:00PM Meow Keong Thong University of Malaya Medical Centre Genetic counselling in the era of genomic medicine: evolution or revolution

Session Three
Chair: Brian Chung / Bin Alwi Zilfalil

Speaker Affiliation Title
14:00-15:00PM Christian Gilissen Radboud university medical center Introduction of NGS pipelines and annotation
15:00-15:30PM Jiajia Xu Illumina, Inc. From 5 Million Variants to an Answer – Brief introduction to TruSight Software Suite
15:30-16:00PM Zuwei Qian Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc. Adopting Long-Read Sequencing to Solve Rare Disease
16:00-17:00PM Gareth Baynam The Australian National University Lyfe Languages: Advancing the diagnosis and care of Indigenous people living with a rare disease

Session Four
Chair: Wuh-Liang Hwu / Lakshmi B.R

Speaker Affiliation Title
17:00-17:30PM Nicole Fleischer FDNA, Inc. Prioritization of exome data by image analysis
17:30-18:00PM Nancy Yin-Hsiu Chien National Taiwan University Hospital Newborn Screening – explored the possibilities
18:00PM Nancy Yin-Hsiu Chien/Nina Ni-Chung Lee National Taiwan University Hospital Closing remark