Each week the TDCC will host a different Scottish tissue bank to explore a theme and answer attendee questions.
Webinar 1: RESCHEDULED, DATE TBC
Biobanking software: An update from the Scottish Biorepository network
Webinar 2: Monday 15th June, 10am
Data Sharing: Insights from Generation Scotland
Generation Scotland (GS) is a collection of human biological samples and health data from over 24000 volunteers. Chief Technical Officer, Archie Campbell, will share his experience of the practicalities and governance of linking electronic health records. Hear how samples and data are discoverable, including presence on ATLAS, an advanced data search tool. GS has recently been collecting data on “CovidLife” about the effects of lockdown. A new wave of recruitment is due to start later this year, in the wake of Covid-19.
Webinar 3: Monday 22nd June, 10am
Biobanking under COVID-19: business, but not as usual
Lee Murphy, Genetics Manager at Edinburgh Clinical Research Facility will discuss how his team have adapted their lab and working practices to support COVID-19 research.