The South London Genomic Medicine Centre (GMC), is one of 13 GMCs taking part in the Government’s 100,000 Genomes Project.
The South London GMC is a partnership between:
- four NHS trusts: Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (lead), King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust
- two universities: King’s College London and St George’s University of London
- two patient organisations: Macmillan Cancer Support and Genetic Alliance UK
- two Academic Health Science Networks: covering South London (Health Innovation Network) and Kent, Surrey and Sussex
- one Academic Health Science Centre: King’s Health Partners.
100,000 Genomes Project
Macmillan Cancer Support and Genetic Alliance UK, as well as partners and networks across South London and Kent, Surrey and Sussex, will help with patient engagement and communications to the public. The universities will also play a key part in genomic research and education. For more information visit the South London Genomic Medicine Centre website.