Postgraduate courses (directed by DGM collaborators)


A. European Genetics Foundation / ESHG

1.Medical genetics (yearly, March)

Week-long course in molecular, cytogenetic and clinical aspects of human and medical genetics for Ph.D, M.D. and post/doctoral students looking to specialize in human genetics-Offered yearly since 1988 in March at Bertinoro or Sestri sites of the EGF in Italy ( - Course directors : Victor McKusick, Stylianos Antonarakis and Giovanni Romeo



2. Genetic Counselling in Practice (yearly, September or October)

Week-long course intended for paramedical and medical personnel on techniques and indicatios for genetic counselling. Held at Bertinoro or Sestri Levante sites of the EGF in Italy ( yearly since 1999--
Course directors : Celia DeLozier-Blanchet (Geneva) and Heather Skirton (Cardiff)


B. Postgraduate Course for Training in Reproductive Medicine and Reproductive Biology

(since 1991)


3 March 2003 - 11 April 2003

WHO Collaborating Center in Human Reproduction Infertility and Gynaecologic Endocrinology Clinic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Geneva University Hospital


WHO Department of Reproductive Health and Research

Course Directors 2002-2003 : A. Campana (HUG) and P. van Look (WHO), B. Bourrit (AMG)
Coordination : Dr R. Kulier



C. Annual Short Course in Medical and Experimental Mammalian Genetics

Yearly post graduate course, in July, Bar Harbor, Maine, USA


Faculty includes Prof. S.E. Antonarakis