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The Program
September 20-23, 2015

Individualizing Medicine 2015: From Promise to Practice focuses on how to translate the promise of genomic medicine to your practice. Expert speakers, focused breakout sessions, case studies and a poster session provide opportunities to discover and discuss emerging topics in applied genomics.

Why attend

  • 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

  • Physicians
  • Clinician-researchers and scientists
  • Genetic counselors
  • Nurse practitioners and physician assistants
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Laboratory medicine professionals
  • Bioinformaticians, medical informaticians and information technology professionals
  • Bioethicists
  • Pathologists

Conference Opportunities

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.



Speakers


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


Buzz

“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.

Location

Collaborating Partners and Joint Supporters

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Jointly provided by Mayo School of Continuous Professional Development and Mayo Continuing Nursing Education.

Supporters

  • Satter Family Foundation

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Contact

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