Who we are

African Society of Human Genetics – AfSHG

The African Society of Human Genetics is a forum for scientists interested in Human Genetics in Africa to meet, interact, network and collaborate. The Society’s aim is to equip the African scientific community and policymakers with the information and practical knowledge they need to contribute to the field of genetics research and to attract global attention to the efforts of African scientists. www.afshg.org


Rwandan Society of Human Genetics – RSHG

The Rwandan Society of Human Genetics (RSHG), founded in 2017, is a non-profit organisation aiming at promoting human and medical genetic activities in Rwanda. In addition, the Society seeks to:
  • Enhance genetic education by preparing future professionals
  • Advance genetic research activities by advocating for research support and funding
  • Promote genetic services and support responsible social and scientific policies
  • Provide a platform to share information about research, training and clinical services

For more information https://www.afshg.org/about/member-societies/rwanda/

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