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Preparing Health Network CEOs for Success with Precision Medicine: Early-Adopter Health Systems to Gather in Nashville September 12-13 to Share Advances in Oncology, Pharmacogenomics, Big Data


Precision Medicine is happening now at first-mover hospitals and health
systems. September 12-13 in Nashville, experts from the nation's most
successful precision medicine clinical programs will gather to share
their strategies and lessons learned. The goal of this conference is to
provide health network CEOs with the insights needed to initiate
effective precision medicine programs in their own institutions.

"Precision Medicine for Health Network CEOs: What You Need to Know about
Genetic Testing, Precision Medicine, and Population Health Management"
is a timely, two-day conference. It takes place at the Hutton Hotel in
Nashville. This intimate meeting features nationally-respected,
first-mover and early-adopter health networks sharing strategies,
patient care successes, and outcomes from their precision medicine

Keynote speaker is Jeffery Balser, MD, the CEO of Vanderbilt
University Medical Center. VUMC is internationally recognized for its
pioneering efforts to bring precision medicine into daily clinical care.
Attendees will gain essential insights into the early successes of
precision medicine at VUMC, and will also learn about how the healthcare
big database at Vanderbilt is being used to inform population health
initiatives while also guiding the care that clinicians deliver daily to
individual patients.

Among the twenty expert speakers sharing their respective experiences at
bringing precision medicine, genetic medicine, and genetic testing into
the daily care provided to their patients, will be:

  • Howard L. McLeod, PharmD, Medical Director, Personalized
    Medicine Institute, Moffitt Cancer Center, on Precision Medicine in
    Oncology/Cancer Care
  • Mark Van Oene, Chief Commercial Officer, Illumina, Inc.,
    on Genetic Testing and Gene Sequencing's Role in Precision Medicine
  • Julie A Johnson, PharmD, Dean, College of Pharmacy, University
    of Florida, on Precision Medicine in Pharmacogenomics
  • Josh Denny, MD, Vice President of Personalized Medicine at
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, on Genetic and Molecular Data in
    Population Health

For more information and to register to attend "Precision Medicine for
Health Network CEOs: What You Need to Know about Genetic Testing,
Precision Medicine, and Population Health Management," click

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