Making personalised healthcare accessible to all Australians by harnessing the collective skills and expertise of industry to accelerate the adoption of genomics

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InGeNA

OUR PURPOSE:

InGeNA is a united voice for Australian industry partners contributing our skills and expertise to the rapidly developing field of genomics and advancing precision health in Australia.

InGeNA

About us

Established in 2020, the Industry Genomics Network Alliance (InGeNA) is:

– An alliance between a broad group of industry organisations, formed to bring a shared perspective on critically important areas underpinning the future of genomics and the promise of personalised health
– A single voice for Australian industry partners contributing to the rapidly developing field of genomics
– A shared vision for Australia’s leadership in the adoption of genomics in healthcare

We, InGeNA believe that:

  1. Genomics has the potential to be a game changer for personalised healthcare
  2. Widespread genomics adoption, including in prediction and prevention, will lead to a better quality of life for all Australians and a more sustainable health system
  3. Every Australian should have access to the emerging benefits of personalised healthcare

InGeNA the industry voice for the future of genomics in Australia

Latest webinar

Careers in diagnostic genomics: Diverse pathways & experiences

Streamed Thursday 7 September 2023

In this joint webinar with Melbourne Genomics, we heard from three people working at the interface of genomics and bioinformatics. Each has different qualifications and career pathways but all contribute to the implementation of genomics into healthcare.

They also briefly outlined some of the Melbourne Genomics education programs available in clinical variant interpretation.

Members

Members

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Strategy

The time is now.

Realising the full potential of genomics to personalise healthcare is a compelling vision, but now the real work begins in how to implement it. 

InGeNA was established to help bring the vision of precision health to fruition, where Australian citizens are the beneficiaries of a health system that has fully integrated genomics into its DNA, delivering better outcomes for patients and the population. 

Partners

Partners

InGeNA is pleased to be formally working with the following Partners:

InGeNA News

InGeNA Life Insurance Consultation

InGeNA Life Insurance Consultation

InGeNA advocates for a legislative ban on using genetic-testing results in life insurance underwriting, arguing it ensures people can undergo genetic testing without fear of discrimination. InGeNA emphasises the ban should have no exemptions for clear consumer and...

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InGeNA planning a refresh

InGeNA planning a refresh

InGeNA members will take part in a strategic planning day on May 23 to refresh the current strategy, agree key areas of focus and discuss potential future directions of the organisation to best serve the interests of the Australian genomics community. Chair Kathy...

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Get involved

InGeNA members are Australian industry partners contributing to the rapidly developing field of genomics. We share a vision for Australia’s leadership in the adoption of genomics in healthcare including: better health outcomes; healthcare value and affordability; and a trusted, equitable and ethical genomics ecosystem. Collaboration across the key sectors of diagnostics/pathology, technology/data, and pharma will ensure long and far-reaching benefits for Australian health consumers.

InGeNA partners with organisations in research, peak bodies, government, member organisations, and non-profits that share our vision of realising the full potential of genomics to personalise healthcare. 

InGeNA can offer support to projects in the form of letters of support and connections to our members and broader network.