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National Genomic Test Directory – Consultation

National Genomic Test Directory – Consultation

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to have your views heard. The NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I) have launched a consultation in relation to the management and updating of the National Genomic Test Directory, which is part of the NHS Genomic...
Join the BDB Network!

Join the BDB Network!

The Breaking Down Barriers project is going from strength to strength, now working with 28 organisations across the UK. We would now like to offer our services to more organisations and individuals, who would like to make a difference and improve the engagement of...
Genome UK: the future of healthcare

Genome UK: the future of healthcare

National Genomic Healthcare Strategy published The Government has launched the new National Genomic Healthcare Strategy – “Genome UK: the future of healthcare”  which sets out how the genomics community will come together to harness the latest...
Patient Insight Series

Patient Insight Series

Check out this fantastic video from one of our members Metabolic Support UK. This video is part of their Patient Insight Breaking Down Barriers Series, which explores the impact that a rare disorder can have on patients and families from the BAME community. In this...
Time to Talk – Organ Donation

Time to Talk – Organ Donation

To coincide with Organ Donation Week from the 7th – 13th September 2020,  we would like to shine a spotlight on Organ Donation – looking at the right information to help you make the right choices for you and your family. Sifting through the myths and...
Ramadan at home

Ramadan at home

WHAT IS RAMADAN? In 2020, Ramadan will be from around the 23rd/24th April for 29/30 days. It is the holiest month of the year for Muslims as it is when the Qur’an was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). During the month of Ramadan, Muslims around the world will...