Vacancy for a Scientist Associate Practitioner

Posted 7/05/2019

Join GenQA as a Scientist Associate Practitioner.
For full details on the role and how to apply go to NHS Scotland Recruitment 

Vacancy for Molecular Pathology EQA Assessors

Posted 30/04/2019

Join us as an assessor for Molecular Pathology - for further details, see below:

ctDNA testing paper

Posted 29/04/2019

Latest GenQA publication, as part of IQNPath, on clinical ctDNA testing. To read the paper go to:

Tumour Mutation Burden (TMB) testing project

Posted 24/04/2019

IQNPath, with the endorsement of ESMO, is conducting a project on tumour mutation burden (TMB) testing. The primary aim of this project is to organize a pilot External Quality Assessment (EQA) scheme for TMB assessment.  We are currently working to identify appropriate reference materials which will then be validated by a cohort of laboratories.

We are recruiting 30 laboratories to participate in the pilot EQA scheme.  If you are interested in participating, please complete the IQN Survey by the 10th May.  This will be used to identify laboratories that meet the requirements of the pilot.

Educational Rapid Aneuploidy Prenatal Testing (QF-PCR) Workshop

Posted 23/04/2019

The next GenQA educational workshop is happening on 17th June at ESHG:

'Rapid Aneuploidy Prenatal Testing (QF-PCR)'

For further details see HERE


Brexit Preparations

Posted 22/03/2019

Please find details of GenQA's preparations for a no deal Brexit HERE


Latest GenQA publication

Posted 18/03/2019

Published in Prenatal Diagnosis, February 2019: Ensuring High Standards for the Delivery of NIPT World-Wide 

Healthcare Scientist of the Year Award

Posted 8/03/2019

Congratulations to Dr Sandi Deans (Director of GenQA) for receiving the Healthcare Scientist of the Year award award from Genomics England and NHS England!

PGT SAG Members - Vacancies

Posted 11/02/2019

The GenQA Specialist Advisory Group for Preimplantation Genetic Testing has opened applications to members of the genomics profession with expertise in all aspects of PGT (e.g. clinicians, embryologists, scientists etc). 

For further details please see the advert here: Advert for PGT SAG members 2019 v1.pdf

BRCA in Ovarian Cancer EQA for 2019

Posted 14/01/2019

GenQA and EMQN are collaborating to deliver two different BRCA Ovarian Cancer schemes; one for Germline mutation testing and another for Somatic mutation testing. 

For more information on the content and how to register see: GenQA EMQN BRCA in Ovarian Cancer EQA 2019.pdf



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