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Connecting science, clinic and policy in human genetics

We are...

The adapter to which all genetics stakeholders in The Netherlands connect. Since 1949, NVHG has been bringing scientific leaders, clinical experts and policy drivers together to advance human genetics.

We offer...

Access to the Human Genetics NL network.

Stewardship of human genetics by highlighting scientific progress, collecting the latest insights, and being a valued discussion partner for policy makers

We seek...

Frontrunners who want to join us in shaping the human genetics landscape.

Collaborating organisations outside The Netherlands to align international agendas for human genetics.



For care professionals

NVHG provides you access to the frontrunners in human genetics research, and allows you to be the first to hear about new genetic applications in clinical practice. Depending on your needs, NVHG may guide you to appropriate training and workshops.

For scientists

We offer you a stage to present your research at our annual symposium attended by all relevant stakeholders in the field. Our network comprises clinicians, patient representatives and technology developers who can help you furthering your research

For policy makers

The field of human genetics is developing fast, making it a challenge to keep up to date. NVHG aims to provide all the information you need to support (inter)national policy making decisions.

For you

Genetics is having a growing impact on society, and everyday life. NVHG provides you a communication portal to all relevant information you need.

We would like to invite you to consider becoming a member of the NVHG