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Genomics in Patient Care

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From Promise to Practice

The 2015 Individualizing Medicine Conference is scheduled September 20-23. This conference focuses on translating the promise of genomic medicine into clinical practice. Expert speakers, focused breakout sessions, real-life case studies and a poster session provide opportunities to discover and discuss emerging topics in applied genomics.

New this year, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine offers a patient and public symposium, featuring expert talks and exhibits in pharmacogenomics, ethics, microbiome, cancer, and other areas where precision medicine is impacting health care.

Individualized Medicine Blog Recent posts

Learn About Precision Medicine at Patient and Public Symposium

Posted on Tue, 07 Jul 2015

Precision medicine — or individualized medicine, as it is often called at Mayo Clinic — has been at the forefront of health care news in recent months. But what does it mean, why does it matter, and h... Read more.

“21st Century Cures Act”: Much Needed Legislation

Posted on Fri, 03 Jul 2015

“An ambitious bipartisan plan to accelerate medical innovation in the U.S. is moving ahead in a Congress famous for political gridlock,” writes The Lancet's Washington correspondent Susan Jaffe. After... Read more.

From Bench to Bedside: How Precision Medicine is Changing the Future

Posted on Wed, 01 Jul 2015

Precision medicine is the opposite of one-size-fits-all therapy. An emerging approach to preventing or treating diseases, it factors in individual variability in genes, environment, and lifestyle in o... Read more.