Meet the Programme Leader: Genomic Medicine and Healthcare


As an online company, we have the benefit of selecting the very best specialists to work with, no matter where they are located. We’re proud of our dedicated faculty and believe it’s important that we introduce you to those leading our courses.

Meet Professor Dr John N. Giannios, Programme Leader for our genomic medicine diploma and MSc in genomic medicine. Prof Giannios is highly qualified, with special interest in the field of genomic medicine.

About Genomic Medicine & Healthcare Programme Leader, Professor Dr John N. Giannios

Prof Dr John N. Giannios has a rich and varied background in medicine, with significant experience in the field of genomics. He has presented more than 1,000 lectures and authored reviews and chapters in specialized medical books.

Additionally, Prof Dr Giannios has received more than one hundred world-class medical awards from global medical congresses in the USA and Europe for discovering novel precision and personalised medicine therapeutic approaches based on multiomic evidence and targeted by nanomedicinal-systems mainly in oncology, cardiology, psychiatry, neurology, immunology and other medical specialities.

He was named one of “The Top 25 Voices in Precision Medicine” globally by BIS Research (USA), and Insights Monk recognizing and featuring the most elite, respected and knowledgeable influencers and thought-leaders in the field of precision medicine at a global stage.


  • Professional Doctorate in Translational Cancer Medicine, MDX, UK
  • Postgraduate Certificate, Distinction, Translational Medicine, Medical School, UOE, UK
  • Postgraduate Diploma, Distinction, Translational Medicine, Medical School, UOE, UK
  • MSc, Translational Medicine, Medical School, UOE, UK
  • Postgraduate Diploma, Distinction, Genomic Medicine & Healthcare, USW, UK


  • Full member of the British Society of Genetic Medicine (BSGM) & Clinical Genetics Society (CGS), UK
  • Full member of the National Society of Genetic Counselling (NSGC)- Precision Medicine (SIG), USA
  • Full member of the Genomic Medicine Alliance (UK)

About our Genomic Medicine and Healthcare programme

Our genomic medicine online courses are part-time, distance learning postgraduate qualifications. The flexible programmes will increase your knowledge of genetic and genome-level diagnostic and predictive testing. It will improve your clinical management, disease risk evaluation, prevention of major complications and also offer the prospect of improved prognosis. The flexible nature of the programme means you can conveniently update your knowledge alonside your day job and apply it to your practice immediately.

The programme is validated by the University of South Wales, who examine every element of the course to ensure the quality of content, teaching and research meets the highest academic standards.

"The knowledge obtained from the Postgraduate Diploma in Genomic Medicine and Healthcare is invaluable for every healthcare professional." - Professor Dr John Giannios

If you are interested in joining this course, you can find more information and apply for our September 2022 intake here.