Family Health History (FHH) Genealogy Industry Partners

Growth in the genealogy industry offers great potential for potential partnerships that could drive the effort to implement family health history into clinical care worldwide. G2MC invites genealogy companies, societies, and individual hobbyists to join us in our efforts to make family health history an integral part of family and patient clinical care across the globe.

Family Health History (FHH) Multinational Project

G2MC is looking for partners and funders to support a global multi-site demonstration project to capture and use family health history data in support of genomic-based healthcare for every patient. The project will span from low to high resource countries and participants will come from a wide range of capabilities, from just getting started (no online tools or genetic counselors), to reaching the next level from what they have been doing for years.

G2MC Featured Early Career Investigator: Dr. Thushara Priyawansha, Sri Lanka

G2MC News and Events G2MC Featured Early Career Investigator: Dr. Thushara Priyawansha, Sri Lanka We’re excited to continue our G2MC Early Career Investigator (ECI) Series with our final interview of 2023. We’re speaking with Dr. Thushara Priyawansha from Sri Lanka, whom we caught up with in the UK where he’s attending the Manchester Centre for … Read more

FHH Flagship Project Group Shares Ambitious Plan and Goals for 2024

G2MC News and Events FHH Flagship Project Group Shares Ambitious Plan and Goals for 2024 During the G2MC 7th International Conference, held in October 2023 in Geneva, Switzerland, the Family Health History (FHH) Flagship Project group announced a significant and aggressive program for 2024. The goal is to follow a ‘universal’ or ‘generalizable’ FHH project … Read more

Insights from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day Two

G2MC News and Events Insights from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day Two During the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) 2023 Conference, our own Dr. Scott Sundseth, Program Director of the International Health Cohorts Consortium (IHCC), had the pleasure of interviewing Walter Wolfsberger, a scientist hailing from Ukraine. Walter is a primary member of a unique … Read more

Reporting from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day One

G2MC News and Events Reporting from ASHG’s Annual Meeting: Day One In November, our own Dr. Scott Sundseth, Program Director of the International Health Cohorts Consortium (IHCC), had the privilege of attending the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) 2023 Annual Meeting. It was an exciting opportunity for Scott to connect with some remarkable individuals … Read more

G2MC 2023 Post-Conference Update

G2MC News and Events Facebook Twitter Youtube Linkedin G2MC Post-Conference Update November 2023 In this update… Conference Overview and Looking Ahead Note of Appreciation Conference Stats Early Career Investigator (ECI) Winners Call to Host the G2MC 8th International Conference in March 2025 – Apply Now! G2MC Functional Groups: Next Actionable Steps Join G2MC Donate Contact … Read more

FHH Flagship Project Members To Collaborate on Study To Assess Genetic Services at Dhulikhel Hospital, Nepal

G2MC News and Events FHH Flagship Project Members To Collaborate on Study To Assess Genetic Services at Dhulikhel Hospital, Nepal This study is a collaboration between Pratiksha Gyawali, MD, Kathmandu University School of Medical Sciences, and Shane Quinonez, MD, University of Michigan, both members of the G2MC Family Health History (FHH) Flagship Project. Current Practice … Read more