Education & EAA Schools
EAA School in Genetics
Next edition of this School will take place in 2022 - the dates will be announced in due time
Date : TBA
Location : Münster - Germany (TBC)
Venue : TBA
1st EAA School in Genetics, Tartu 2019
1st EAA School in Genetics of Male Infertility, 11-13 September 2019, Tartu, Estonia
The new EAA School was organized by Maris Laan (Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine, University of Tartu) and Margus Punab (Director of the EAA-accredited Andrology Centre, Tartu University Hospital). The course reviewed basic concepts of medical genetics, provided the state-of-the-art overview of currently applied genetic tools in the andrology clinic and introduced the recent advances in androgenetics. The Faculty included Csilla Krausz, Frank Tüttelmann, Joris Veltman, Pille Hallast, Maris Laan, Margus Punab and Lili Milani.
There were also practical seminars on basic medical genetics terminology, human genetic databases (‘hands-on’ computer class) and their utility in clinical practice, and discussions on relevant clinical cases. These seminars were presented by additional members of the home team. 21 participants (including 7 EAA members) from several countries attended the meeting. The School received a high rating among the participants.