Veronika Karcagi

Head of Department of Molecular Genetics and Diagnostics

Semmelweis University

Veronika Karcagi

Dr. Veronika Karcagi, PhD is Head of Department of Molecular Genetics and Diagnostics at the National Institute of Environmental Health in Budapest. She graduated as a biologist MSc. at the Eötvös Lorand University, Budapest in 1975. In 1996 she received her PhD degree in neurobiology and in 1998 her certification in human genetics. She acts as the national coordinator of EMQN for Hungary. She is member of the Hungarian National Standardization Committee of Clinical Geneticists since 2004. She is also member of executive committee of the Hungarian Society of Clinical Neurogenetics since 1997 and is the general secretary of the Hungarian Society of Human Genetics since 2004, the member of National Avisory Board of Clinical Genetics since 2009.

In relation to this project, she works as a Database Curator for TREAT-NMD for Eastern-European Countries.