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“Socialising the Genome” – Invited keynote speech

Anna was invited to give the keynote speech at the 2016 ISONG World Congress: Integrating Genetics Across Nursing Practice, in Dublin, Ireland

“Socialising the Genome” – Invited keynote speech

6th August 2016

Anna gave the closing, keynote speech at the annual world congress of the International Socety of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG), 2016.

In keeping with the mission of ISONG to foster scientific discovery and professional growth in human genetics and genomics worldwide, the focus of the 2016 ISONG World Congress was Integrating Genetics Across Nursing Practice. Presentations by Keynote, Plenary, Invited Speakers and abstract presentations were selected to meet the following program objectives:

  • To articulate genetic and genomic knowledge and its translation into nursing practice, research, and education.
  • To recognize bioethical issues surrounding genetics and its application in nursing practice, education and research.
  • To apply the concepts gained through this conference to further integrate genetics and genomics in their own clinical specialty.

Anna spoke of her research from the Socialising the Genome project.



Middleton A (2016) Invited Closing Keynote Speaker: Socialsing the Genome. International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG) World Congress, 6th August, Dublin, Ireland. Spoken presentation.