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Professor P A Farndon - Consultant Clinical Geneticist

Professor Farndon currently holds the post of Director at the National Genetics Education and Development Centre in Birmingham. Peter has a long standing interest and experience in genetic education and holds an MSc in medical education.  Peter has been involved with the practical application of genetics for patients for nearly 25 years, after a broad training in medicine and paediatrics. He gained an MD for research in Gorlin syndrome, a condition which predisposes to skin cancer.

Professor G R D Evans - Consultant in Medical Genetics

Professor Evans is a Professor and Consultant of Medical Genetics at the Regional Clinical Genetics Unit, St Mary's Hospital in Manchester.  He was trained at Saint Mary’s Hospital Medical School London and initially specialised in paediatrics before training in Genetics at Saint Mary’s Manchester. He has established a national and international reputation in clinical and research aspects of cancer genetics, particularly in neurofibromatosis and breast cancer.

Gareth has developed a clinical service for cancer genetics in the North West Region, which is nationally regarded. 

 Originally produced by Professor P. A. Farndon, Clinical Geneticist, Jim Costello (deceased) and Margaret Costello.  We are reliant on a team of medical advisors for the clinical content of the website. We are grateful for their continuing support. 
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