Precision Medicine Events

These events were hosted by the Precision Medicine Resource (PMR).

2020

2020 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Precision Genomics: Only As Precise as the Rare Event Data We Share

  • Speaker: Michael S. Watson, MS, PhD, FACMG, Washington University
  • Date: 3/12/2020

2019

2019 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Precision Medicine: The View from Washington Heights

  • Speaker: David B. Goldstein, PhD, Professor of Medical and Surgical Research, Director, Institute for Genomic Medicine, CUIMC
  • Date: 12/12/2019

2019 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Rapid Genomic Sequencing in the NICU: What have we learned so far?

  • Speaker: Stephen Kingsmore, MD, DSc
  • Date: 6/13/2019

2018

2018 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, The Earlier the Better, Using Precision Medicine to Develop Fetal Treatments

  • Speaker: Diana W. Bianchi, MD
  • Date: 12/13/2018

3rd Annual Symposium: 2018 Precision Medicine Updates

  • Speaker: Mercedes Martinez, MD (Pediatrics), Arnold Han, MD, PhD (Medicine/Digestive & Liver Dis), Ira Surolia, MD (Medicine/Hematology & Onc), James Chen, PhD (Systems Biology), Barry Fine, MD, PhD (Medicine/Cardiology), Matthew Lewis, MD (Medicine/Cardiology), Anthony Romer, PhD (Pediatrics), Jonathan Barasch, MD (Medicine/Nephrology)
  • Date:  6/01/2018

2018 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, There Are Genes of Major Effect in Psychiatry: Recent Progress in Autism Spectrum Disorder and What It Means for Precision Medicine

  • Speaker: Matthew State, MD, PhD, Oberndorf Family Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry Chair of the Department of Psychiatry, University of California
  • Date:  5/10/2018

2018 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, From Human Genetics to Short-Term and Long-Term Clinical Impact: Examples from Human Height, Weight and Other Polygenic Traits

  • Speaker: Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD, Concordia Professor of Pediatrics, Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Date: 3/22/2018

2018 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, A Quantitative Approach to Variant Interpretation and Predictive Medicine

  • Speaker: Leslie G. Biesecker, MD, Chief, Medical Genomics and Metabolic Genetics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute
  • Date: 2/08/2018

2017

2017 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Unintended Changes in the Early Life Microbiota and Their Health Consequences

  • Speaker: Martin J. Blaser, MD, Muriel G. and George W. Singer Professor of Translational Medicine, Professor of Microbiology, Director, Human Microbiome Program, New York University Langone Medical Center
  • Date: 12/14/2017

2017 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, CRISPR Critters and Emended Mankind

  • Speaker: Alta Charo, JD, Warren P. Knowles Professor of Law and Bioethics, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Date: 6/12/2017

2017 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Navigating the Scylla & Charybdis of Medicine: Genetic Reductionism and Healthcare Idiosyncrasies

  • Speaker: Isaac S. Kohane, MD, PhD, Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pediatrics, Chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School, Children’s Hospital Boston
  • Date: 5/11/2017

2017 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Challenges in Genomic Medicine

  • Speaker: Gail P. Jarvik, MD, PhD, The Arno G. Motulsky Endowed Chair in Medicine, Professor of Genome Sciences, University of Washington Medical Center
  • Date: 4/20/2017

2017 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Phenotype and Genotype in Pediatric Cholestasis

  • Speaker: Laura Bull, PhD, Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital
  • Date: 4/06/2017

2017 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Precision Medicine in the Clinic & In Public Health: A Genomic Perspective

  • Speaker: James P. Evans, MD, PhD, Bryson Distinguished Professor of Genetics & Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Date: 3/09/2017

Annual Symposium: 2017 Precision Medicine Updates, The Symposium featured talks by recipients of Precision Medicine Pilot Awards and Fellowships: Changchun Deng, MD, PhD (Medical Oncology), Pamela Freda, MD (Endocrinology), Kenneth Olive, PhD (Pathology & Cell Biology), Ruth Ottman, PhD (Neurology), Simone Sanna-Cherchi, MD(Nephrology), Marcela Walker, MD (Endocrinology), James Chen, PhD(Dermatology), Matthew Lewis, MD (Cardiology)

  • Keynote Speaker: Muredach P. Reilly, MB, MS, Herbert and Florence Irving Professor of Medicine, Director of the Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
  • Date: 2/17/2017

2017 Advances in Precision Medicine Seminar, Engagement, Equity, and the Promise of Precision Medicine

  • Speaker: Consuelo H. Wilkins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Meharry Medical College
  • Date: 2/06/2017