Now, on March 7, PMC released its annual full-length report on the personalized medicine movement in healthcare (64 page PDF, here.)
Also today, PMC will hold a 90 minute Hill briefing on issues in personalized medicine (here). The Hill briefing, co-hosted by Sen. Markey (D-MA), will include four panelists:
- Stephen D. Eck MD PhD, Astellas Pharma
- Emily Kramer-Golinkoff, Co-Founder, Emily's Entourage
- Miachel Sherman MD, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
- Jay Wohlgemuth MD, Quest Diagnostics
The 64-page annual report discusses opportunities and challenges. Opportunities include medical benefits and the fast past of science. Challenges include regulatory policy, coverage/payment policy, clinical adoption rates, and health information technologies.
Coverage at Genomeweb, here. At STAT, here.