October 16-17, 2017  |  Orlando, Florida USA

An Official Satellite Event to the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Annual Meeting


Organized and Produced By


Featured Speakers


Gregory Armstrong, MD, Incident Manager, Emergency Operations Center, Centers for Disease Control

Mick Correll
, President, Genospace
Andy Faucett, MS, LGC, Professor, Director of Policy and Education, Geisinger Health System

Joni Rutter, Ph.D., Director of Scientific Programs, All of Us Research Program, Precision Medicine Initiative, National Institutes of Health
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► MULTIPLE NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES Before, During and After the Summit
► ACCESS To A Contact List Of Highly Targeted Personalized Medicine Leaders
► PROMOTIONAL PLACEMENT Across A Variety Of Platforms
► ATTEND Conference Presentations Side By Side With Attendees
► BUILD Brand Awareness Within a Network of Key Organziations

About the Conference

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One of the longest running conferences in the personalized/precision medicine space, Arrowhead's 9th Annual Personalized & Precision Medicine Conference is coming to Orlando, Florida on October 16th-17th as an official Satellite Event to the American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting. 
Nine years ago Arrowhead’s Personalized & Precision Medicine Conference focused almost exclusively on the one-on-one relationship between the pharmaceutical and diagnostic industries. Since then the field has evolved to include not just these bilateral relationships, but multi-stakeholder relationships that are now integral to the future of the field. The conference will present the latest research and trends propelling Precision Medicine into the future with a focus on innovations in R & D, technological developments, Precision Medicine advances in infectious disease, CNS and cardiovascular disease, patient/citizen involvement (the ‘quantified self’) and its impact advancing Precision Medicine, health and social well being.

Key Themes at This Year's Conference

R & D: Trends & Challenges in Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Rapidly advancing scientific, technological and societal developments enable us to now combine the best science with applications in real time, including data collection. The ability to quantify physiologies and genetic make-ups as well as patients using omics based and imaging technologies is increasing. Speakers and panelists will discuss how these disruptions are improving R&D.

Technologies Revolutionizing Precision Medicine
Technological innovations including but not limited to new computational platforms and methods, machine learning, digital imaging, medical decision support tools and their impact on improving our understanding of disease processes, detection, treatment and prevention will be discussed by experts and innovators.

Beyond Oncology: Infectious Disease, CNS Disorders and Cardiovascular Disease
Genomics and the related -omics are improving our understanding of the biological complexities and physiological processes involved in infectious, CNS and cardiovascular disease and therefore the ability of Precision Medicine to impact detection, treatment, prevention, and chronic care. Presenters will discuss key advances in these respective fields, and the success and challenges in implementing precision into clinical management.

Harnessing Big Data For Research & Clinical Application
Large-scale data analysis is transforming the way we diagnose, treat and prevent disease. This section addresses a range of challenges in improving the access, portability, sharing and storage of personal genomic data. Accessing ‘locked’ databases whose data is available only for a cost versus publically available data, is but one such challenge.

Patient Engagement, Empowerment & Ethical Issues
Speakers will discuss the powerful impact of patient engagement and the various ethical issues in ensuring that patients have access to their data, if they so choose, as well as to the diagnostics, treatments and management strategies they have helped to develop by sharing their personal data.

From Research to Clinical Adoption: Drivers, Barriers, and Designing Success Strategies
Implementing innovation in clinical medicine increasingly requires adoption by health care institutions. The adoption process has always been, and remains, a formidable challenge due to various factors including; institutional barriers, cost, lack of knowledge, skill or motivation. Speakers will discuss a range of drivers, barriers and possible solution strategies to expedite efficient and effective implementation of evidence based solutions.

Networking Opportunities

You will have multiple chances to network and meet with others in the field of personalized medicine during the conference. There will be an online networking tool available before the conference even begins!
Attendees will have the opportunity to meet other attendees through the following networking services:
► Our CONFERENCE NETWORKING SITE is online weeks prior to the event. Attendees can schedule one-on-one meetings prior to the conference and print out a schedule of meeting times during the conference.
► EXTENDED NETWORKING BREAKS. These will give attendees the chance to meet those with whom they many not have set up meetings.
► EVENING RECEPTION. This will give attendees the chance to mingle with other professionals after a day full of speakers, meetings, and thought-provoking topics.
► SPEAKER Q&A SESSIONS. This will afford attendees the opportunity to ask additional questions of our speakers.

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Testimonials from Past Conferences

Being new to Pharmacogenomics and genetic testing, the conference was very informative. Definitely a learning experience.

Karla S. Muller, </strong>Billing Specialist<strong>, Frontier Toxicology

Karla S. Muller, Billing Specialist, Frontier Toxicology

Very valuable focused sessions that provide actionable content.

Michael Giske, Epic Sciences

Michael Giske, Epic Sciences

An excellent and valuable conference.

Michelle Chen, President, Rayner-Chen Advisory

Michelle Chen, President, Rayner-Chen Advisory

This was my first PPMC and I was absolutely pleased with it. It was an amazing opportunity to network with other companies that are breaking into the healthcare industry, create partnerships and share challenges and hardships and try to find a way around them.

Shelley Herek, Director of Sales, LifeMap Sciences

Shelley Herek, Director of Sales, LifeMap Sciences

An excellent conference that concentrates on the benefits and risks associated with the use of genetic information to provide personalized diagnostics and therapeutic options to the patient. Great coverage of social, practical and regulatory issues.

Glenn Braunstein, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Pathway Genomics

Glenn Braunstein, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Pathway Genomics

Best multiple perspective insider's view of what's involved in implementing precision medicine that I've encountered thus far.

Lee Watkins, Jr., Director of Bioinformatics and IT, Johns Hopkins University Institute of Genomic Medicine

Lee Watkins, Jr., Director of Bioinformatics and IT, Johns Hopkins University Institute of Genomic Medicine

Very well organized, relevant and extremely useful conference.

Igor Keselman, Chief Operating Officer, Quremedy

Igor Keselman, Chief Operating Officer, Quremedy

Speakers provided a lot of deep domain expertise in diagnostics, oncology, regulatory, and patents related to personalized medicine.

Gitte Pedersen, Chief Executive Officer, Genomic Expression

Gitte Pedersen, Chief Executive Officer, Genomic Expression

Who Attends

20/20 GeneSystems, Inc. | 55th Parallel, LLC | Abbott Molecular | Abraxis Bioscience | ActX | Affymetrix, Inc. | Agendia, Inc | AlliedPath, Inc. | Almac Diagnostics | Alpha Genomix | Amgen | AncestryDNA | Appistry | Apple Tree Partners | Applied Biosystems | Arsenal Capital Partners | AssureRx Health, Inc. | AstraZeneca Pharamceuticals | Asuragen | Athena Diagnostics | Atlantic Health | Aureon Laboratories | Axial Biotech | BCBST | BCM Technologies | BD Becton Dickinson | Berkeley HeartLab, Inc. | Bio-X Center, China Fudan University | BIOCRATES Life Sciences | Biodesix, Inc. | BioM GmbH BioMarker Strategies | bioMerieux, Inc. | BioNano Genomics, Inc. | Biostat Solutions | BioTrove Inc. | BNA | Boston Biomedical Consultants | Boston Cancer Policy Institute, Inc | Boston Healthcare Associates | Brigham and Women's Hospital | Bristol Myers Squibb | BSG Institute | Cancer Care Ontario | Cedar Associates, LLC | Cedars-Sinai Medical Center | Celera Diagnostics | Chamberlain Medical Enterprises, Inc | Charite Berlin | CHU Sainte-Justine Chulalongkorn University | CIRANO | Clemson | Cleveland Clinic | Clinical Reference Laboratory | Coimbra Genomics | Consultant Core Principle Solutions | Coriell Institute for Medical Research | Covington & Burling | Crescendo Bioscience | CTG | Current Partnering | Cylex Inc | Cynergene | Decatur Memorial Hospital | deCode Genetics | Deloitte Center for Health Solutions | DHCS | Diaceutics | Diamyd Medical AB | DiTherea, Inc. | DNA Direct | DNA Genotek | Duke University | Easton Associates | Eli Lilly and Company | Elsevier | Emerson College | EPEMED | Eurolab Clinik | European Commission | F. Hoffmann-La Roche | FDA | Foley and Hoag | Foley and Lardner | Forest Laboratories, Inc. | Foundation Medicine | Fox Chase Cancer Center | Frost & Sullivan | GE Heathcare | Gen-Probe Inc | GeneDX, Inc. | Genizon Biosciences | Génome Québec | Genome Web LLC | Genomic Health, Inc. | Genomic Healthcare Strategies | Gilead Sciences, Inc | GlaxoSmithKline | Google | Green Cross Reference Lab | Hackensack University Medical Center | Harvard Medical School | Health Canada | Health Discovery Corporation | Helix Health Advisors | HIAE HillCo Health | Hopital Jean Verdier | Houston Methodist Hospital Research Institute | Humana | Ibiomedtech | Ikaria Industry Canada | Interleukin Genetics | ITHW Inc. | Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine | Johns Hopkins University | JWMS | Labceutics | LabCorp | Laboratorio Genesis-MANLAB | Landspitali - University of Iceland | Life Technologies | Lilly Oncology | LS Foresight Institute, Lund University | Main Line Ventures | Mass Medical Angels | Massachusetts General Hospital | Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Max Planck Innovation GmbH | Mayo Clinic | MD Anderson Cancer Center | Mead Johnson Nutrition | Medco Health Solutions, Inc | Medical College of Wisconsin | Medical Device Consultants | Medicine Professional Corp. Giampiero Bartolucci | MedImmune, LLC | MEI Molecular | Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center | Merck & Co. | Metamark Genetics | Millennium Laboratories | Millennium Pharmaceuticals | MindSpec Inc. | Mission Health | MolecularMD | Morristown Medical Center | Mount Sinai Hospital | MPEG LA | Myriad Genetic Laboratories, Inc. | Myriad Genetics Inc. | National Human Genome Institute | National Institute of Standards & Technology | Nature Medicine | NCTR/FDA | NeoGenomics Laboratories | NephroGenex, Inc. | Neurosurgery / KUH NeuroCenter | New York Presbyterian - Columbia New York University | NIDDK, National Institutes of Health | Nigist Elleni Mohammed Memorial Hospital | NIH National Library of Medicine | NCBI NIH/NHGRI | Nodality | Norwegian University of Science and Technology | Ohio State University College of Medicine | Oncology Solutions, LLC | OncoMethylome Sciences | Onyx Pharmaceuticals | Ortho Clinical Diagnostics | OSI Pharmaceuticals | Pamlab, LLC | Partners Health Care Ctr for Personalized Genetic Medicine Partners Healthcare | Pearson Investment Co. | PerkinElmer Inc. | Permedx Consulting Ltd. | Pfizer | PGxHealth | PricewaterhouseCoopers | Proskauer Rose LLP | Proventys, Inc. | Qiagen Manchester | RainDance Technologies | Randox Laboratories Ltd | Redmile Group, LLC | Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. | Regis College | Roche Molecular Diagnostics Roche Palo Alto | Roche Products Ltd | Roswell Park Cancer Institute | Rowan-SOM | Saladax Biomedical Inc. | Sanford Health | sanofi-aventis | SBIR Development Center | NCI Science Translational Medicine | Scientia Advisors | Seoul National University Hospital | Seqster, Inc. | Siemens Venture Capital | Simmons and Simmons | Sinoptia | SK Telecom Social & Scientific Systems | Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox | Stony Brook University | Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP | Suez Canal University | Synergenz BioScience, Inc | Tethys Bioscience | TGen | The Critical Path Institute | The Houston Methodist Research Institiute | The Jackson Laboratory | The PROOF Centre | Therapak Corporation | Third Rock Ventures | Thunderbird School of Global Management | UCL Institute of Child Health | UnitedHealth Group | University of Chicago | University of Delaware | University of Iowa | University of Louisville | University of North Carolina | University of Pittsburgh | University of Toronto, St. Michael's Hospital | University of Virginia | Veridex | Virginia Commonwealth University | VirtualScopics Inc. | Washington Hospital Center | MedStar Health | XIFIN, Inc.

About Us

Our events give attendees a conference experience that encompasses learning, networking and professional growth. We strive to facilitate connections. At our events, attendees, speakers, sponsors and exhibitors have opportunities to network and then to utilize those connections to further their professional goals. At Arrowhead Publishers, our focus is on bringing life sciences industry professionals together to help move research forward. Learn more about us at www.arrowheadpublishers.com.

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