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Individualizing Medicine 2012 — Media Panel Discussion Archive

Posted on October 4th, 2012 by samsmith

Ira Flatow, host of "Science Friday" on National Public Radio hosts a special media panel discussion Great Expectations: Making Informed Decisions in Individualized Medicine

Panelists include a cross-section of media, scientists and public representatives. The panelists are, from left to right on the screen:

  • Ira Flatow, moderator
  • Ron Wisnlow, deputy bureau chief and senior medical, health and science writer, The Wall Street Journal
  • Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., director, Center for Individualized Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  • Erika Check Hayden, senior reporter, Nature
  • Gail Onderak, co-chair, Community Advisory Board, Mayo Clinic Biobank
  • Susan Wolf, J.D., McKnight Presidential Professor of Law, Medicine and Public Policy, and Faegre Baker Daniels Professor of Law, University of Minnesota

Individualizing Medicine 2012 — Day 1 Archive

Posted on October 4th, 2012 by samsmith

Morning sessions from Day One of IM2012 provide an overview of Individualized Medicine from the theme "Individualizing Medicine Today -- A Primer on Individualized Medicine"

  • Michael P. Snyder, Ph.D., Director, Center for Genomics and Personalized Medicine, Stanford University
  • Bryan A. White, Ph.D., Director, Microbiome Programs, Division of Biomedical Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Jeffrey M. Trent, Ph.D., Founding President and Research Director, Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)
  • Panel discussion featuring the previous three presenters; moderated by Ceci Connolly

Afternoon sessions from Day One of IM2012 provide an overview of individualized medicine from the theme "Individualizing Clinical Care"

  • Marc S. Williams, M.D., Director, Genomic Medicine Institute, Geisinger Health System
  • Yves A. Lussier, M.D., Clinical Research Information Officer and Assistant Vice President for Health Affairs, University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System
  • Noralane M. Lindor, M.D., Consultant, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic
  • Panel discussion featuring previous three presenters; moderated by Ceci Connolly

Individualizing Medicine 2012 — Day 3 Archive

Posted on October 4th, 2012 by samsmith

Day three of IM2012 features a morning session on the Decision Support Infrastructure of Individualizing Medicine

  • Daniel R. Masys, M.D., Affiliate Professor, Biomedical and Health Informatics, University of Washington 
  • Colleen Bushell, Information Designer, Visual Analytics, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Robert A. Greenes, M.D., Ph.D., Ira A. Fulton Chair and Professor of Biomedical Informatics, Arizona State University
  • Panel discussion of previous three presenters. Moderated by Ira Flatow, host, "Science Friday," National Public Radio.

Presentations ended at 11:30 a.m.