Pharmacogenomics: From Concept to Clinical Practice

Venue: Vanderbilt University

Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 20, 2004 End Date/Time: Jun 23, 2004
Registration Date: Jun 20, 2004
Early Registration Date: May 30, 2004
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 15, 2004
Paper Submission Date: Apr 15, 2004
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Description

The nascent field of pharmacogenomics aims to exploit emerging understanding of genomic variation to refine drug development and therapeutics. This conference will bring together investigators with diverse expertise to address issues in the field, from basic genomic structure through model systems and clinical applications.

Keynote Speaker:
William E. Evans, PharmD; St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Confirmed Speakers:
Michel Eichelbaum, MD; Dr. Margarete Fischer-Bosch - Institut für klinische Pharmakologie
Frank J. Gonzalez, PhD; National Cancer Institute
Denis M. Grant, PhD; University of Toronto
Julie A. Johnson, PharmD; University of Florida
James L. Kennedy, MD, PhD; University of Toronto
Pek Yee Lum, PhD; Rosetta Inpharmatics
Jake Lusis, PhD; UCLA
Howard L. McLeod, PharmD; Washington University School of Medicine
Urs A. Meyer, MD; Biozentrum, University of Basel
Margaret A. Pericak-Vance, PhD; Duke University Medical School
Bruce M. Psaty, MD, PhD; University of Washington
Brian B. Spear, PhD; Abbott Laboratories
Kari Stefansson, MD, Dr. Med; deCODE genetics
Scott T. Weiss, MD, MS; Brigham & Women's Hospital

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Additional Information

Registration options for Pharmacogenomics: From Concept to Clinical Practice include: Industry (Affiliates of for-profit organizations.) $550 usd if registered by 5/30/2004 $650 usd after 5/30/2004 Academy/Government (Faculty, students and staff of academic institutions or government affiliates. May also include affiliates of other not-for-profit organizations.) $450 usd if registered by 5/30/2004 $550 usd after 5/30/2004 Vanderbilt/Meharry (Full time faculty, students and staff of Vanderbilt University and/or Meharry Medical College.) $350 usd if registered by 5/30/2004 $450 usd after 5/30/2004 Students (This rate is available only to students who submit an abstract, resume and statement of research goals by April 15, 2004.) $250 usd Guests (Fees include meals and social functions only. Guests must be registered by and accompany a conference participant.) $200 usd if registered by 5/30/2004 $300 usd if registered by 5/30/2004

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