Personalized Medicine at Healthcare Summit 2016

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The Personalized Medicine Initiative was well represented at the Healthcare Summit 2016 on Innovation and Best-Practices, June 27-28 in Kelowna, BC. The 16th annual Summit brought Canadian healthcare officials, senior policy makers, and the private sector together to meet and discuss the ways in which government transforms the quality healthcare delivery arena to produce effective and efficient solutions. Martin Dawes, …

Personalized Medicine June 2016 e-News

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The Personalized Medicine e-News is your quarterly bulletin on the future of healthcare. Here we report on the progress we are making towards our goal of implementing personalized, molecularly-based medicine into healthcare in BC, Canada and beyond. What’s in the Personalized Medicine June 2016 e-News? New LSI Gallery Opening Reception Dr. Martin Dawes to Speak at 16th Annual Healthcare Summit …

Personalized Medicine Initiative featured in Dell case study

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A new Dell case study describes how the Personalized Medicine Initiative spinoff Molecular You Corporation (MYCo) uses PHEMI software on Dell servers for its big data analysis and management to accelerate breakthroughs in precision medicine. The Molecular You Pathfinder project provides precise, next generation molecular profiling to better identify health risks & options for prevention, treatment & monitoring for a …

Public Panel Feb 10: Wrapping Personalized Medicine around the Patient

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On February 10th, the Personalized Medicine Initiative and the UBC Life Sciences Institute presented a dynamic public panel discussion with audience Q & A: Wrapping Personalized Medicine around the Patient. The event at the Vancouver Public Library Central Branch featured a conversation with a family member of someone who had a dangerous, but preventable reaction to a drug, a student …

PMI Bulletin Launched

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The Personalized Medicine Initiative has launched the PMI Bulletin. The Bulletin will report on the progress we are making towards our goal of implementing personalized, molecularly-based medicine into healthcare in BC, Canada and beyond. What’s in the October 2015 PMI Bulletin? Introducing the PMI Newsletter National Access Project for Cancer Testing Gains Momentum Implementation of Pharmacogenomics into Primary Care Molecular …

Draft Roadmap for Bringing Personalized Medicine to British Columbians

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A Roadmap by The Personalized Medicine Initiative and PwC highlights how personalized or molecular medicine can improve quality of patient care while benefiting BC’s healthcare system and the economy. Download the Roadmap for Bringing Personalized Medicine to British Columbians: Preventing, Diagnosing and Treating Disease Are Soon to Change Forever. Read the news release by PwC. – The PMI