6th Annual Open Meeting #UKPGx2019


    Date: March 6, 2019

    Time: 08:00 - 17:10

    Location: Royal College of Physicians 11 St Andrews Place, Regent’s Park, London NW1 4LE


    March 6, 2019 at the Royal College of Physicians, London. Approved for 6 CPD credits; Sponsor & Exhibitor opportunities available, contact Christine McNamee cjmcn@liv.ac.uk


    Session 1: Latest Developments I

    Chair: Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed

    Welcome : Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed

    Biobanks, electronic health records and precision medicine : Professor Dan Roden

    Partnering with pharmaceutical companies to exploit novel genetic insights and patient resources in the UK,

    to accelerate pioneer treatments for patients : Professor Chas Bountra

    Using the whole genome in furthering precision medicine : Dr Daniel Zerbino


    Session 2: Early Career Researchers

    Chair: TBC

    Epigenomics and precision medicine : Dr Amy Webster

    Pharmacogenomic testing in the Genomic Medicine Service : Dr Ellen McDonagh

    Rare variants and importance in pharmacogenomics : Dr Richard Turner

    Patient perspective : Richard Stephens

    Session 3: Artificial Intelligence

    Chair: TBC

    Artificial Intelligence and health informatics : Professor Chris Holmes

    AI in Radiology and relevance to precision medicine : Dr Nicola Strickland

    Role of AI in Pathology : Professor Phil Quirke

    Session 4: Latest Developments II

    Chair: TBC

    Implementing pharmacogenomics in paediatrics : Professor Mary Relling

    Precision medicine of rare disease : Professor Phil Beales

    Transporters and precision medicine : Professor Kathy Giacomini

    Close of conference : Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed

    Registration Fees:

    Commercial (Industry) Early Bird rate: £225

    The Early Bird rate is available until December 31, 2018. From January 1, 2019 onward the Commercial rate will be £250.

    Non-commercial (Academics, Clinicians, Charitable Organisations, etc.) Early Bird rate: £90

    The Early Bird rate is available until December 31, 2018. From January 1, 2019 onward the Non-commercial rate will be £100.

    The Network is a not-for-profit organisation and all proceeds from the event go to funding our activities.