Personalized Medicine Meets Silicon Valley at PMWC 2011
News Jan 06, 2011
Innovative genomic and proteomic technologies, new research findings, transformed business models, and the latest legislation initiatives and FDA policies will be the subject of the 2-day Personalized Medicine World Conference™, PMWC 2011, in Mountain View on January 18-19, 2011. Co-hosted by Stanford Hospital & Clinics and produced by Silicom Ventures™,PMWC 2011 is a comprehensive conference on personalized medicine which brings together the latest developments in business, government, healthcare delivery, research and technology.
The Conference features over 40 speakers, including leaders such as Dr. George Church, an initiator of the Human Genome Project, Dr. Lee Hood, inventor of the first automated DNA sequencer, and Dr. Kathy Hudson, National Institutes of Health (NIH) Chief of Staff.
“PMWC 2011 provides a unique value by bringing key decision-makers and influencers from diverse disciplines together to drive the Personalized Medicine revolution,” says Dr. Lee Hood, Co-founder and Director of the Institute for Systems Biology.
PMWC 2011 offers an unparalleled experience to learn about the paradigm shift in targeting cancer, emerging technologies, the regulation and economics of personalized medicine and personal wellness. Educational sessions, early-stage company presentations and an exhibition floor offer networking and business development opportunities.
PMWC 2011 will be held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on January 18-19, 2011.