From 2016-2020, our projects laid the foundations for genomics in Victoria.
Evaluating clinical utility of genomics in care
Projects that investigated the impact of genomic testing in diagnosis and care for patients with genetic diseases or cancer, and in controlling 'superbugs'.
Developing the genomic workforce
Projects that built the workforce capability needed to deliver genomic medicine.
Considerations in implementing genomics
Projects that investigated key considerations in bringing genomics into clinical care: patient perspectives, the impact on genetic services, and the role of preventative health findings and new technologies.
Genomic data and information systems
Projects that developed the infrastructure, software, policies, procedures and agreements necessary to ensure ethical and secure access to genomic data for clinicians and patients.
National and international connections
Projects that communicated knowledge, experience and results, and that built national and international connections.