In the spotlight: GA4GH technical standards and policies supporting broad and responsible use of genomic data

This session will showcase several GA4GH technical standards and policy tools and frameworks that have seen significant progress since our last Plenary meeting: Beacon, VRS, refget, and a new group on pediatric pharmacogenomics. Through presentations and expert panels, you'll learn how these products facilitate data sharing, interoperability, and ethical considerations across diverse sectors.

Chairs: Angela Page and Peter Goodhand

  • Beacon — Jordi Rambla
  • VRS — Larry Babb
  • refget v2.0 and Sequence Collections — Andy Yates and Nathan Sheffield
  • Return of Secondary Findings in Pediatric Pharmacogenomics — Vasiliki Rahimzadeh
Date & Time
Wednesday, September 20, 2023, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Location Name
Peacock Court