- Learn about the latest findings in genomics and how to apply them to your practice
- Learn practical applications for integrating genomics and pharmacogenomics to individualize patient care
- Discuss strategies to overcome obstacles of implementing genomic sequencing for patient care
- Discuss how to disseminate genomic information to patients through ethical, legal and regulatory frameworks
- Network with professionals in your field
- Share your clinical case studies and research
Who Should Attend
- Clinician-researchers and scientists
- Genetic counselors
- Nurse practitioners and physician assistants
- Laboratory medicine professionals
- Bioinformaticians, medical informaticians and information technology professionals
Designed with the professional in mind, concurrent sessions offer practical genomic medicine applications in practice to in-depth discussions about the microbiome, epigenomics, pharmacogenomics, and more. Continuing education opportunities are offered.
C. Anthony Altar Ph.D. Senior Vice President and Chief Science Officer, Assurex Health, Inc.
Stephen Ansell, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Vincenzo Costigliola, M.D. President of European Medical Association
Joshua Denny, M.D. Associate Professor of Biomedical Infomatics and Associate Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Gianrico Farrugia, M.D. Vice President, Mayo Clinic; CEO, Mayo Clinic in Florida
Stephen Friend, M.D., Ph.D. President and Co-Founder, Sage Bionetworks
Olga Golubnitschaja, M.D. Head of the Division of Molecular and Experimental Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Bonn
Rima Kaddurah-Daouk, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University
Konstantinos Lazaridis, M.D. Professor of Medicine and Consultant in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Joshua Lewis, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Edison Liu, M.D. President and CEO, Jackson Laboratory
Patricia LoRusso, D.O. Associate Director of Innovative Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Yale Cancer Center
Elizabeth Mansfield, Ph.D. Deputy Director for Personalized Medicine, Office of In Vitro Diagnostics and Radiological Health, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Jennifer McCormick, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Biomedical Ethics, Mayo Clinic
Tamas Ordog, M.D. Associate Professor of Physiology, Mayo Clinic
Eric Pamer, M.D. Chief, Infectious Disease Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Naveen Pereira, M.D., F.A.C.C Assistant Professor, Medicine and Pharmacology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Eric Reiman, M.D. Professor of Psychiatry, University of Arizona
Veronique Roger, M.D. Professor of Epidemiology and Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Raul Urrutia, M.D. Professor of Biophysics, Mayo Clinic
- See speakers page for more
Patient and Public Symposium
Individualized Medicine: What Does It Mean For Me?
New this year, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine will hold a patient and public symposium on Sunday, September 20 from 12 noon to 4 p.m. in Phillips Hall, Mayo Clinic Campus, Rochester, Minnesota.
This symposium features expert talks and exhibits in pharmacogenomics, ethics, microbiome, cancer, and other areas where precision medicine is impacting health care.
Conference attendees and guests are invited to register and attend this afternoon experience. More
“Promotes an understanding of the types of genetic tests available to patients and consumers — benefits, risks and pitfalls.”
“Great representation from a variety of perspectives — scientists, physicians, genetic counselors, direct-to-consumer genetic companies and insurance. It was enlightening to hear other perspectives.”
“Comprehensive overview of what individualized medicine means today.”
Individualizing Medicine 2015: From Promise to Practice will be held at Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minn. Blocks of rooms have been reserved at several nearby hotels. See details on travel and lodging.