This course, organized by members of the ERN GENTURIS, aims at delivering up-to-date knowledge on hereditary cancers to clinical and molecular geneticists in training or certified.
It creates the best opportunity for interaction and discussion with experts from all over Europe, in the fabulous environment of Bertinoro, the headquarters of the ESHG sponsored courses.
The faculty combines experts from many fields of cancer genetics known for their didactic skills. Participants are encouraged to present a clinical or genetic case in a Poster format for on-site discussion.
Prizes will be awarded for best presentations.

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You can apply for the Felllowships offered by the European Society of Human Genetics by filling in this form and send it to  and together with your cv, a reference and a motivation letter.

Deadline for applying July 1, 2024.
You will receive the notification of acceptance (or no acceptance) by the middle of July.


Registration fee is euro 750,00 including tuition, course material, lunches, coffee breaks , dinners, transportation to the course venue and back and 3 nights accommodation in double rooms to be shared with another participant at the course venue or hotels nearby (if necessary) from September 17th to 20th, 2024.

A shuttle bus will leave from Bologna to Bertinoro at approx. 10.00 am on September 17 and at the end of the course on September 20.

Maximum number of admitted participant: 60.

Participants are encouraged to present their research work as well as a clinical or genetic case in a Poster format for on-site discussion. Please send the abstract of your poster to by September 1st . The abstract should be a text  of 250 words, plus title, authors and affiliations.

For any issue about the registration procedure please contact