We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. You can read our Cookie Policy here.

Advertisement
MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "The Future of the Personal Genome"
News

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "The Future of the Personal Genome"

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "The Future of the Personal Genome"
News

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "The Future of the Personal Genome"

Read time:
 

Want a FREE PDF version of This News Story?

Complete the form below and we will email you a PDF version of "MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge Presents "The Future of the Personal Genome""

First Name*
Last Name*
Email Address*
Country*
Company Type*
Job Function*
Would you like to receive further email communication from Technology Networks?

Technology Networks Ltd. needs the contact information you provide to us to contact you about our products and services. You may unsubscribe from these communications at any time. For information on how to unsubscribe, as well as our privacy practices and commitment to protecting your privacy, check out our Privacy Policy

On February 8, 2012, the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge will present an Innovation Series event: "The Future of the Personal Genome." Addressing topics as far ranging as new methods to access and interpret personal genome data, the impact of genome data in a clinical setting, and the benefits and risks of de-privatizing personal genome and health data in the Facebook era, this impressive panel will bring a fascinating wealth of viewpoints to this exciting and revolutionary technology and medical breakthrough opportunity.

The moderator for this event is Kevin Davies, Editor-in-Chief, Bio-IT World and author of "The $1,000 Genome." The list of panelists features:

•    George M. Church, Founder of the Personal Genome Project and Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School

•    Colin Hill, President, Chairman and Co-Founder, GNS Healthcare

•    Jamie Heywood, Co-Founder and Chairman, PatientsLikeMe and the Founder of the ALS Therapy Development Institute

•    Michael J. Pellini, MD, President and CEO, Foundation Medicine

The event organizer is Barbara Ewen, Principal, CHEN PR.

Sponsor for the event is WilmerHale.

When:
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
5:30pm-6:10pm: Registration
6:10pm-8:00pm: Program
8:00pm-9:00pm: Networking reception in the R&D Pub

Where: MIT EG&G Education Center, Room 34-101, 50 Vassar St., Cambridge, MA.

Advertisement