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 March 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 March 2016 e-News? PMI COO Robert Fraser to Speak on Big Data & Omics PMI Chair Pieter Cullis …

On Wed, Apr 6, the PMI and UBC Life Sciences Institute present a public panel: Your Microbiome - How the Bugs Living in You and on You Affect Your Health Photo courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Your Microbiome – How the Bugs Living in You and on You Affect Your Health – LSI Public Talks Apr 6th

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What do you need to know about YOUR microbiome? Join the Personalized Medicine Initiative and the UBC Life Sciences Institute on Wednesday, April 6th, 6-8 PM for the LSI Public Talks on Your Microbiome – How the Bugs Living in You and on You Affect Your Health. How can microbes change the future of human health? Why is this such …

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 …

Personalized Medicine Initiative | Your cancer genome

Cover story in Vancouver Sun – So you want to know your cancer genome? (with video); Part 2

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So you want to know your cancer genome? The October 2, 2015 Vancouver Sun has a cover story on PMI initiatives Contextual Genomics and Personalized Oncogenomics (POG) that are taking a personalized approach to cancer treatment. Watch Contextual Genomics CEO, Chris Wagner, talk about how cancer tumour gene sequencing can identify targeted treatments resulting in reduced side effects and saving …

"The Personalized Medicine Revolution", by Pieter Cullis gives an incisive look at how personalized medicine is revolutionizing health care for everyone.

Personalized medicine: 5 things to know now – and a lot more to learn at this free Vancouver Public Library event; Part 1

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Sun Health Issues Reporter, Pamela Fayerman, writes about personalized medicine: 5 things to know now, including highlights from PMI Chair Dr Pieter Cullis’s book The Personalized Medicine Revolution. Read the article in the Vancouver Sun. RSVP to join us and learn more about the Roadmap for Bringing Personalized Medicine to British Columbians at this free Vancouver Public Library event, Wednesday, October …