This year’s Nordic Health Research and Innovation Networks (NRI) conference focused on precision medicine.
Time: Friday 19 May 09 AM-12 PM
Place: Oslo Cancer Cluster Innovation Park
Organizers: Oslo University Hospital, University Hospital of North Norway, The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board, Oslo Cancer Cluster, The Norwegian Cancer Genomics Consortium and NRI-Networks.
The NRI-Conference was made possible by our financial supporters: NordForsk, Nordic Trial Alliance, UiO:Life Science and The Research Council of Norway
Main Session 1: Personal genomics – the future of healthcare?
09:00 – 09:15 Anne Grethe Erlandsen & Jari Partanen: Welcome
09:15 – 09:40 Kári Stefánsson: Decoding Personalized Medicine
09:40 – 10:00 Sir John Burn: Personalized Cancer Medicine: Redefining Cancer and its Treatment
10:00 – 10:20 Morten Mau-Sørensen: Cross Boarder Patients, a Danish Example
10:20 – 10:35 Coffee Break
Main session 2: Innovation and user involvement in the Nordic Countries
10:35 – 10:45 Mark Caulfield: Genomics England – UKs Biggest Investment into Personalized Medicine
10:45 – 10:55 Noomi O. Gregersen: Whole-genome Sequencing Data in the FarGen-infrastructure
10:55 – 11:15 Louise Locock: Patient and Public Involvement
11:15 – 11:35 Jane Kaye: Dynamic Consent
11:35 – 11:55 Charlotte Videbæk: Bringing Innovation to the Market