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Who’s who? Course team leaders

In this step, we introduce the lead educators you will meet over the duration of this Future Learn course on genomics.
The educators for The Genomics Era: The Future of Genetics in Healthcare
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Meet your lead educators for The Genomics Era: The Future of Genetics in Healthcare!

The educators won’t be able to join the discussions themselves or respond to individual comments, but the course encourages a strong learning community. The learning is focussed around debate and discussion – supporting other learners, sharing your own experience and knowledge, and listening to new perspectives.

We hope that you will enjoy interacting with and learning from each other in this way. Don’t forget to comment, reply to other learners and ‘like’ comments.

Kate Tatton-Brown, Consultant in Clinical Genetics

Kate is the lead educator on the course and is a Consultant in Clinical Genetics at St George’s, University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and the Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust.

She is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at St George’s University London and the Institute of Cancer Research where she is working on the Childhood Overgrowth Project to identify new overgrowth genes and syndromes.

Kate has a keen interest in education and has led and participated in a number of projects to upskill the clinical workforce in genomic education.

Katie Snape, Consultant in Clinical Genetics

Katie is a Consultant in Clinical Cancer Genetics at St George’s, University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. She has undertaken research using next generation sequencing technologies to identify new cancer associated genes.

Katie has a Postgraduate Certificate in Healthcare and Biomedical Education and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at St George’s University London, where she runs an undergraduate module in cancer genetics, and co-leads postgraduate programmes in genomic medicine.

Shereen Tadros, Specialist Registrar in Clinical Genetics

Shereen has a background in paediatrics and is a Registrar in Clinical Genetics, based at Great Ormond Street Hospital. She has a Masters in Medical Law and has a particular interest in education and the integration of medical law and ethics teaching into undergraduate and postgraduate medical training.

Additional contributors

Amy Frost, Content developer and mentor

Amy is a doctor who has specialised in clinical and cancer genetics. She is currently pursuing an educational role – developing and supporting genomics education programmes.

Details and short biographies of additional course contributors to the course can be found in the downloads at the bottom of this step.

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