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Personalized Medicine World Conference ($250 discount with code "BALT")

You MUST RSVP here:

Personalized Medicine World Conference, January 27-28, 2014 

Co-hosted with Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Oracle Health Sciences

Final Count - 20 days to go 

We have four tracks planned to energize and provoke PMWC 2014 attendees: the main Track 1 plenary sessions to highlight PM's progress as well as its obstacles, the breakthrough platforms and technologies showcased in Track 2, the emerging company competition in Track 3, and the newly-added Track 4 for patient and advocate education. Check out the many exciting topics outlined in our agenda here.

The Program will feature over 100 content packed talks in the area of personalized medicine and real-world clinical applications from thought leaders across the industry and academia. For your convenience, a complete speaker list can be viewed below.

Special $250 off registration if you register by January 11, for BALT members only (enter code: balt) Register now!

Top Trends and Topics at PMWC Silicom Valley 2014Disease Risk Understanding and Cancer Treatment via Deconstruction of the Human DNADisrupting Technologies that will Transform HealthcareThe Digital Healthcare BoomThe Butterfly Effect on Global Healthcare

Disease- Treatment via Big-Data, Analytics and GamificationThe Social Impact of Internet on HealthcarePatient-driven Care Instead of Patient-centered CareLooking forward to seeing you in less than three weeks at the landmark Computer History Museum in Mountain View.

-the PMWC team

List of 2014 speakers (partial list)
Eric Green, National Human Genome Research Institute 
Yuet Wai Kan, UCSF 
James Herman, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions 
Mike Hunkapiller, PacBio 
Ira Klein, Aetna 
Sean Tunis, Center for Medical Technology Policy 
Deneen Vojta, UnitedHealth 
Sasa Jenko, European Commission 
Michael Kolodziej, Aetna 
Nicholas Dracopoli, Janssen R&D 
Sasha Wait Zaranek, Harvard Personal Genome Project 
Doug Bassett, Ingenuity
Paul Hastings, OncoMed 
Amir Dan Rubin, Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
Jay Flatley, Illumina 
George Demetri, Dana-Farber/Harvard 
Kim Popovits, Genomic Health 
Randy Scott, InVitae 
Donna Crenshaw, Duke University Medical Center
Brook Byers, KPCB 
Ben Jackson, Myriad Genetics
Ralph Snyderman, Duke University 
Lee Hood, Institute for Systems Biology 
George Sledge, Stanford University 
Stuart Grieve, FRANZCR
David Nill, Cerner 
Stephen Eck, Astellas Pharma Global Development 
Carolyn Johnson, ABC7 News
Marty Tenenbaum, Cancer Commons 
Vincent A. Miller, Foundation Medicine 
Edgar Staren, CTCA Medicine and Science 
John Niederhuber, Inova Health System 
Ken Song, Ariosa Diagnostics 
Brian D. Athey, Michigan Medical School 
Allen Roses, Barbaresco Pharmaceuticals 
Abass Alavi, University of Pennsylvania Hospital 
Amit Etkin, VA Palo Alto Health Care System 
Alan Schatzberg, Stanford University 
Eric Lai, Takeda 
Suzanne Vernon, CFIDS Association of America 
Robert Plenge, Merck Research Laboratories 
Andrew Kasarskis, Icahn Inst. for Genomics & Multiscale Biology 
Gil Omenn, U. of Michigan Center for Computational Medicine & Bioinformatic
Euan Ashley, Stanford Medical School 
Hanlee Ji, Stanford Medical School 
Lincoln Nadauld, Intermountain Healthcare 
Frank S. Ong, Illumina, Inc. 
Paul Billings, Life Technologies 
Rami Zahr, Integrated DNA Technologies 
Gianluca Roma, WaferGen Biosystems 
Barrett Bready, Nabsys 
Jeffrey Bland, Personalized Lifestyle Medicine Institute (PLMI) 
Catherine Ball, AncestryDNA 
Christina Mailloux, Iverson Genetics 
Lucy Lu, Crescendo Bioscience
Hartmut Juhl, Indivumed 
Ken Fang, Integrated Dx 
Mya Thomae, Myraqa 
Daniel A. Schwarz, Proove Biosciences 
Andre Marziali, Boreal Genomics 
Mark Erlander, Trovagene 
Ken Kornman, Interleukin Genetics 
James Yee, XDx 
Alan Wu, UCSF 
Guido Baechler, Singulex 
Paul Henderson, Accelerated Medical Diagnostics 
Debrah Thompson, HTG Molecular 
Andy Kurtz, NCI SBIR 
John Steuart, Prolog Ventures 
Paul Conley, Paladin Capital Group 
Bonnie Anderson, Veracyte, Inc. 
Brian G. Atwood, Versant Ventures 
Ysabel Duron, Latinas Contra Cancer 
Sharon Terry, Genetic Alliance 
Steve Quake, Stanford University 
Cliff Reid, Complete Genomics 
Stefan Roever, Genia 
Maneesh Jain, Ion Torrent, Life Tech 
Kevin Davies, ACS 
Fred Lee, Oracle Health Sciences 
Atul Butte, Stanford University 
John Jay Gargus, UCI 
Richard A. Leach, Complete Genomics 
Dennis Wall, Stanford University 
Howard Jacob, Medical College of Wisconsin 
Alan Mertz, ACLA 
Edward Abrahams, PMC 
Andrew Fish, AdvaMedDx 
Catherine Polizzi, Morrison & Foerster LLP 
Jose Haresco, JMP Securities 
Steven Rosenberg, CardioDx 
Michael Shuster, Fenwick & West 
Mike Pacanowski, Genomics Group, FDA 
Maureen Cronin, Celgene 
Garret Hampton, Genentech 
Mike Nohaile, Amgen 
Steven Stein, Novartis 
Han-Oh Park, Bioneer 
Bill McGivney, McGivney Global Advisors 
Rina Wolf, XIFIN 
Robert Farrell, BioVest 
Ann Kapoun, OncoMed Pharmaceuticals 
Christopher Leamon, Endocyte 
Andy Kogelnik, Open Medicine Institute 
Sanjay Joshi, EMC 
Jon Hirsch, Syapse 
Somalee Datta, Stanford Center for Genomics 
Michael Ball, GenoLogics 
Narges Bani Asadi, Bina Technologies 
Ramesh Hariharan, Strand Life Sciences 
Martin Reese, Omicia 
Ali Torkamani, Cypher Genomics 
Alexander Kaplun, BIOBASE 
Gavin J. Gordon, CollabRx 
Nikesh Kotecha, Cytobank Inc. 
Prahalad Achutharao, Interpretomics 
Tamara Fraizer, Fish & Richardson 
Steven Goodman, Stanford University 
Michael Thaler, UCSF 
David Magnus, Stanford University 
Peter Jackson, Stanford University School of Medicine 
Nathan Price, Institute for Systems Biology 
Gad Rennert, Technion & Carmel Medical Center of Clalit 
Nicky Lieberman, Medical Coverage, Clalit (Israel) 
Amir Onn, Sheba Medical Center, Israel 
Jeanette McCarthy, Genome Magazine 
Gabriel Eichler, Patients Like Me 
Frank dela Rama, PAMF 
Ruth Katz, MD Anderson 

Check out the full, four-track program:


Date: January 27-28, 2014 
Location: CHM, Mountain View, California 
Contact Information: [masked]

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