The Golden Helix Academy is part of the educational activities of the Golden Ηelix Foundation. The Golden Helix Academy provides training in the field of Genomic and Precision Medicine offering different type of training as outline below:
1. E-learning training modules related to Genomic Medicine topics, such as: Personalised Medicine, Economics and Health Technology Assessment in Genomics, Nutrigenomics, bioinformatics.
These modules are provided in English, as well as in local languages, where applicable. They are available every trimester and are designed for healthcare professionals and biomedical scientists, who wish to enrich their knowledge on these emerging disciplines and lead to academic Certificates. Please read more.
On-site training courses in Human Genome Informatics are provided on a regular basis in London and aim to provide hands-on experience in basic aspects of human genome informatics. The next available on-site training course is scheduled for mid-May. Exact dates will be announced soon.
On demand on-site training. Apart from the above means of training, the Golden Helix Academy offers the option of on-site training on demand, where experienced instructors provide training of academic or corporate staff on demand at your premises, namely your institution or company in your own country. On demand on-site training course are tailor-made to meet your needs and time schedule. The themes of the on demand onsite training revolve around pharmacogenomics, cancer genomics, economics and Health Technology Assessment, and genome informatics.
The Golden Helix Symposia series are named after the house of Francis Crick (“The Golden Helix”; 19/20 Portugal Place, Cambridge, UK) to emphasize their focus on human genomics and personalized medicine. The topic of these symposia revolves around...
The Golden Helix Foundation also organizes the Pharmacogenomics days, a free educational event that is organized in major cities with large academic hospitals. The aim of this event is: to provide timely updates on the field of...
The Golden Helix Summer Schools are international educational activities in the field of Precision Medicine and Biomedical informatics. These educational activities constitute a unique opportunity for researchers around the world to expand their know...
The Foundation has actively participated to develop a large number of National/Ethnic Genetic databases and related software that record the incidence of genetic diseases and the corresponding genome variation spectrum, with clinical relevance in various populations and ethnic groups worldwide.
Results of research projects and summaries of academic activities of the Golden Helix Foundation have been published in peer-reviewed academic journals.
The Golden Helix Foundation
The activities of the Golden Helix Foundation are supervised by an international scientific advisory council, consisting of world leaders...More info
The Foundation is involved in multidisciplinary sciientific collaborative projects in the field of translational research. In particular the foundation...More info
The Foundation organizes high profile scientific symposia in the field of personalized medicine, namely the Golden Helix Symposia. Furthermore...More info