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EAPM 2017

27 - 30 Nov 2017
TBA, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Returns from data sharing in HARMONY
Carin Smand - European Haematology Association (EHA)
Returns from data sharing in HARMONY ( Carin Smand - European Haematology Association (EHA) )
5 Jan 2018
Different perspectives shaping the HARMONY project
Patricia Van Dijck - Novartis
Different perspectives shaping the HARMONY project ( Patricia Van Dijck - Novartis )
5 Jan 2018
The importance of the HARMONY project in Europe
Guillermo Sanz Santillana - Instituto de Investigación Médica Hospital la Fe
The importance of the HARMONY project in Europe ( Guillermo Sanz Santillana - Instituto de Investigación Médica Hospital la Fe )
5 Jan 2018
HARMONY - a bench to bedside process
Pam Bacon - Celgene
HARMONY - a bench to bedside process ( Pam Bacon - Celgene )
5 Jan 2018
HARMONY will have a big impact through inclusion
Dr Egge van de Poel - Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
HARMONY will have a big impact through inclusion ( Dr Egge van de Poel - Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands )
5 Jan 2018
The patient perspective for HARMONY
Tamas Bereczky - LeukaNet
The patient perspective for HARMONY ( Tamas Bereczky - LeukaNet )
5 Jan 2018
The Sanger Institute and personalised genomics
Dr Julia Wilson - Wellcome Trust Sanger Institue, Hinxton, UK
The Sanger Institute and personalised genomics ( Dr Julia Wilson - Wellcome Trust Sanger Institue, Hinxton, UK )
19 Dec 2017
Worrying results from genotyping quality assessments
Prof David Barton - National Centre for Medical Genetics, Dublin, Ireland
Worrying results from genotyping quality assessments ( Prof David Barton - National Centre for Medical Genetics, Dublin, Ireland )
14 Dec 2017
Focus on screening, not biomarkers
Dr Hain Van Poppel - European Association of Urology, Arnhem, The Netherlands
Focus on screening, not biomarkers ( Dr Hain Van Poppel - European Association of Urology, Arnhem, The Netherlands )
14 Dec 2017
Inequalities in immuno-oncology access across Europe
Dr Lydia Makaroff - European Cancer Patient Coalition, Brussels, Belgium
Inequalities in immuno-oncology access across Europe ( Dr Lydia Makaroff - European Cancer Patient Coalition, Brussels, Belgium )
14 Dec 2017
Measuring innovation and value in healthcare systems
Dr Iñaki Gutiérrez-Ibarluzea - Vice President in Health Technology Assessment In...
Measuring innovation and value in healthcare systems ( Dr Iñaki Gutiérrez-Ibarluzea - Vice President in Health Technology Assessment International (HTAi), Basque Region, Spain )
14 Dec 2017
Could personalised medicine increase inequality to medicine access?
Dr Stanimir Hasurdjiev - Bulgarian National Patients’ Organization, Sofia, Bulga...
Could personalised medicine increase inequality to medicine access? ( Dr Stanimir Hasurdjiev - Bulgarian National Patients’ Organization, Sofia, Bulgaria )
14 Dec 2017
The economics of personalised medicine in low and middle income countries
Prof Sue Horton - University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
The economics of personalised medicine in low and middle income countries ( Prof Sue Horton - University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada )
14 Dec 2017
Creating a culture of shared data
Prof Mark Lawler - Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, Ireland
Creating a culture of shared data ( Prof Mark Lawler - Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, Ireland )
14 Dec 2017
Accelerating research to the bedside
Brian O'Connor - European Connected Health Alliance
Accelerating research to the bedside ( Brian O'Connor - European Connected Health Alliance )
14 Dec 2017
Developing drugs for personalised medicine
Prof Simon Hollingsworth - AstraZeneca, Cambridge, UK
Developing drugs for personalised medicine ( Prof Simon Hollingsworth - AstraZeneca, Cambridge, UK )
14 Dec 2017
The Innovative Medicines Initiative
Dr Pierre Meulien - Innovation Medicines Initiative, Brussels, Belgium
The Innovative Medicines Initiative ( Dr Pierre Meulien - Innovation Medicines Initiative, Brussels, Belgium )
14 Dec 2017
Why we are not ready for personalised medicine
Prof Tito Fojo - Columbia University, New York, USA
Why we are not ready for personalised medicine ( Prof Tito Fojo - Columbia University, New York, USA )
11 Dec 2017
Genetically profiling entire populations, starting with Estonia
Dr Tonu Esko - Estonian Biobank, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, T...
Genetically profiling entire populations, starting with Estonia ( Dr Tonu Esko -  Estonian Biobank, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia )
11 Dec 2017
How does ancestry affect your health?
Dr Eimear Kenny - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA
How does ancestry affect your health? ( Dr Eimear Kenny -  Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA )
11 Dec 2017
Neuroblastoma and cell communication networks
Prof Walter Kolch - Systems Biology Ireland, UCD, Dublin, Ireland
Neuroblastoma and cell communication networks ( Prof Walter Kolch - Systems Biology Ireland, UCD, Dublin, Ireland )
11 Dec 2017
Personalised medicine differs from precision medicine
Prof Christine Chomienne - INCa, Paris, France
Personalised medicine differs from precision medicine ( Prof Christine Chomienne - INCa, Paris, France )
11 Dec 2017
Approaches to screening and early detection across Europe
Tit Albreht - Institute of Public Health, Ljubliana, Slovenia
Approaches to screening and early detection across Europe ( Tit Albreht - Institute of Public Health, Ljubliana, Slovenia )
11 Dec 2017
Connecting personalised medicine research in Canada with Europe
Dr Etienne Richer - CIHR Institute of Genetics, Montreal, Canada
Connecting personalised medicine research in Canada with Europe ( Dr Etienne Richer - CIHR Institute of Genetics, Montreal, Canada )
11 Dec 2017
Roche joining forces to forward precision oncology
Ian Walker - Roche Foundation Medicine, Basel, Switzerland
Roche joining forces to forward precision oncology ( Ian Walker - Roche Foundation Medicine, Basel, Switzerland )
11 Dec 2017
Cancer Core Europe
Prof Fabien Calvo - Institute Gustav Roussy, Paris, France
Cancer Core Europe ( Prof Fabien Calvo - Institute Gustav Roussy, Paris, France )
11 Dec 2017
Effective implementation of personalised medicine guidelines
Prof James N'Dow - European Association of Urology (EAU), Arnhem, The Netherland...
Effective implementation of personalised medicine guidelines ( Prof James N'Dow - European Association of Urology (EAU), Arnhem, The Netherlands )
11 Dec 2017
The importance of data connectivity and e-health
Dr Stephen Robbins - Institute of Cancer Research, University of Calgary, Calgar...
The importance of data connectivity and e-health ( Dr Stephen Robbins - Institute of Cancer Research, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada )
6 Dec 2017
Educating the public about data sharing
Dr Anna Middleton - Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
Educating the public about data sharing ( Dr Anna Middleton - Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK )
6 Dec 2017
A world wide web for genomic data
Ewan Birney - Director of EMBL, European Bioinformatics Insitute, Hinxton, UK
A world wide web for genomic data ( Ewan Birney - Director of EMBL, European Bioinformatics Insitute, Hinxton, UK )
6 Dec 2017
Health Data Research UK
Prof Andrew Morris - Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, UK
Health Data Research UK ( Prof Andrew Morris - Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, UK )
6 Dec 2017
Multi gene panels for cancer prevention in Italy
Prof Gennaro Ciliberto - Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Rome, Italy
Multi gene panels for cancer prevention in Italy ( Prof Gennaro Ciliberto - Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Rome, Italy )
6 Dec 2017
A biological perspective for personalising immunotherapies
Dr Tom Lillie - Head of European Clinical Development, MSD, London, UK
A biological perspective for personalising immunotherapies ( Dr Tom Lillie - Head of European Clinical Development, MSD, London, UK )
6 Dec 2017
Lung cancer screening across Europe
Prof John Field - University of Liverpool, Liverpool UK
Lung cancer screening across Europe ( Prof John Field - University of Liverpool, Liverpool UK )
6 Dec 2017
Precision Panc, a platform for pancreatic cancer
Prof Andrew Biankin - University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Precision Panc, a platform for pancreatic cancer ( Prof Andrew Biankin - University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK )
6 Dec 2017
Personalised medicine for inherited breast cancer
Dr Fergus Couch - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States
Personalised medicine for inherited breast cancer ( Dr Fergus Couch - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States )
6 Dec 2017
The reality of pancreatic cancer
Dr Nuria Malats - Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, Madrid, Spain
The reality of pancreatic cancer ( Dr Nuria Malats - Spanish National Cancer Research Centre, Madrid, Spain )
6 Dec 2017
Creating likely scenarios for healthcare
Bogi Eliasen - Futurist, Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies, Copenhagen, D...
Creating likely scenarios for healthcare ( Bogi Eliasen - Futurist, Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies, Copenhagen, Denmark )
6 Dec 2017
Lifestyle diseases accountable for soaring healthcare costs
Peter Hongaard Anderson - Innovation Fund, Copenhagen, Denmark
Lifestyle diseases accountable for soaring healthcare costs ( Peter Hongaard Anderson - Innovation Fund, Copenhagen, Denmark )
6 Dec 2017
Personalised medicine in Lombardy
Dr Marina Gerini - Regional Foundation for Biomedical Research, Lombardy, Italy
Personalised medicine in Lombardy ( Dr Marina Gerini - Regional Foundation for Biomedical Research, Lombardy, Italy )
6 Dec 2017
Personalised haematology treatments
Prof Ulrich Jager - Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Personalised haematology treatments ( Prof Ulrich Jager - Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria )
6 Dec 2017
The importance of increasing biomarker understanding
Chris Round - Head of EMEA Region, Merck, Darmstadt, Germany
The importance of increasing biomarker understanding ( Chris Round - Head of EMEA Region, Merck, Darmstadt, Germany )
6 Dec 2017
Keeping health at the core of the European agenda
Dr Natasha Azzopardi-Muscat - EUPHA, Utrecht, Netherlands
Keeping health at the core of the European agenda ( Dr Natasha Azzopardi-Muscat - EUPHA, Utrecht, Netherlands )
6 Dec 2017
Estonia leading the way for personalised medicine
Ain Aaviksoo - Ministry of Social Affairs, Tallinn, Estonia
Estonia leading the way for personalised medicine ( Ain Aaviksoo - Ministry of Social Affairs, Tallinn, Estonia )
6 Dec 2017
How to persuade policy makers about personalised medicine
Cristian Silviu Busoi - Member of European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium
How to persuade policy makers about personalised medicine ( Cristian Silviu Busoi - Member of European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium )
6 Dec 2017
Malta's stance on personalised medicine
Chris Fearne - Minister for Health, Malta
Malta's stance on personalised medicine ( Chris Fearne - Minister for Health, Malta )
6 Dec 2017
Personalised prevention, a greater goal
Koen Kas - Healthskouts, Schilde, Belgium
Personalised prevention, a greater goal ( Koen Kas - Healthskouts, Schilde, Belgium )
6 Dec 2017