Increased awareness about human genetics & genetic
diseases among the public & professionals
to support and participate in research on genetic
diseases in Egypt
and to attract international
attention of specialized scientists.
· Holding of conferences, workshops, symposia and
training courses in the specialized field of
human genetics to increase public and professional
knowledge about the different genetic diseases
and methods for containing them in the society and
exchange of scientific knowledge.
· Enhancement of research projects on genetic diseases,
publication of results in a specialized
journal to be published by the society.
Increase of public awareness about the prevention and
management of genetic diseases through the
mass media and communications through newspapers,
television& radio programs.
· Increase public knowledge about care & rehabilitation
of genetically disabled through leaflets to be
distributed to the public.
· Encouragement of students and recent graduated to join
the activities of the society.
· Enhancement of national, regional and international
networking and-co-operation for early
detection, prevention and management of genetic
diseases which affect all systems and organs of
the human body at the level of Egypt, Arab countries,
Africa, Europe, USA…etc.
At the executive committee meeting of the IFHGS, on November 3,2010,in
Washington DC, USA,
Society of Human
Egypt was accepted as a corresponding member.
from the Arab world
Thus our society is the
first member in the IFHGS
and Egypt (http://www.ifhgs.org/)