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16-20 May 2022

Health throughout the life course


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  HW267 - Understanding Genetics: the Key to a Healthier GENEration

Date / theme:Friday 20 May - Building resilient health systems
Time:14h30 until 19h00 (GMT+1) Lissabon (organisers' local time)
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Event type:  Lecture and Virtual congress
Event format:Online only
Description:CPSA Virtual Congress is an annual occurrence where students get to learn more about a certain pharmaceutical topic. This year it is organised, for the first time, with APEF, Portugal and the title is Understanding genetics – The key to a healthier GENEration. The aim of the Congress is to showcase how new discoveries in the field of genetics can improve various aspects of healthcare. The Congress will consist of 11 lectures held by relevant experts from both Croatia and Portugal. The lectures are divided into 5 sections each consisting of 2 lectures and an additional plenary. Sections topics include: genetic predispositions to illnesses, diagnostics, pharmacogenomics, nutrigenomics and gene therapy. The Congress will be held online on May 20th and 21st and is free for all students who wish to attend from all over Europe and the rest of the world. We have also planned to hold a social programme at the end of the 2 days for participants to get to know each other and get a chance to network with like minded students.
Hosting country:  Portugal,
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Organisers:Portuguese Pharmaceutical Students Association (APEF) and Croatian Pharmacy and Medical Biochemistry Students Association (CPSA)
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Social media:@virco2022

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