5th Annual Open Meeting #UKPGx2018


Wednesday 21 March 2018


March 21st at 30 Euston Square in Central London

Many thanks to all our speakers, sponsors, exhibitors and delegates.

Talks from this year's Open Meeting will be available to view here soon.


Session 1

Chair: Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed

MRC Strategy for Stratified Medicine in the UK: Professor Sir John Savill (MRC)

NHS England Personalised Medicine Strategy : Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed

Innovate UK – Growing and Scaling the UK’s Best Precision Medicine Businesses : Karen Spink (Innovate UK)

NIHR-CRN Stratified Medicine Roadmap - Update & Implementation: Professor Michael Beresford (University of Liverpool)


Session 2

Chair: Professor Chris Chamberlain

Stratified Medicine for Asthma : Professor Ratko Djukanovic (University of Southampton)

Personalising treatment pathways for Psoriasis : Professor Chris Griffiths (University of Manchester)

Stratified Medicine for Primary Biliary Cholangitis : Professor David Jones (University of Newcastle)

The View From Here - A Different Perspective : Janette Rawlinson (Patient representative CRUK SMP board)


Session 3

Chair: Professor Ann Daly

Implementing WGS analyses into pre-emptive pharmacogenomics advice : Professor Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg (Karolinska Institutet Sweden)

Pharmacogenomics of Serious Adverse Drug Reactions : Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed (University of Liverpool)

Patient Story - Developing SJS : Stuart Doyle


Session 4

Chair: Professor Sir Munir Pirmohamed

Improving Response to Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors : Doctor Tom Lillie (Merck, Sharpe & Dohme)

Pharmacogenetics & Stratified Medicine - The Benefits to Pharma, Physicians & Patients : Doctor Ruth March (Astra Zeneca)


Registration Fees:

Commercial (Industry) Delegate rate: £250

Non-commercial (Academics, Clinicians, Charitable Organisations, etc.) Delegate rate: £100

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

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