IIIrd EuroEspes Annual Conference

Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics. Future challenges for a Personalized Medicine in the European Union.

Held in Corunna on 12th and 13th December 2008.
Title: “Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics. Future Challenges for a Personalized Medicine in the European Union”.

III Conferencia Anual EuroEspes

IIIrd EuroEspes Annual Conference

List of Speakers and Presentations

    Prof. Urs A. Meyer (Professor of Pharmacology, Biozentrum, University of Basel): Genomic Medicine: Challenges and Opportunities.
    Prof. John R. Cockcroft (Professor of Cardiology, Wales Heart Research Institute, Cardiff): Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics of Cardiovascular Disorders
    Prof. Filippo De Braud (Director, Clinical Pharmacology Unit, European Oncological Institute, Milan): Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics of Cancer.
    Prof. Ramón Cacabelos (President of the EuroEspes Group and Director General, EuroEspes Biomedical Research Center, Corunna): Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics of Neuropsychiatric Disorders.
    Prof. Christian Scerri (Geneticist, Mater Dei Hospital, Malta): The Opportunities that an Island Population can offer to Pharmacogenetics.
    Dr. Gerardo Jiménez-Sánchez (Director General, National Institute of Medicine, Mexico): Genomic Medicine in Mexico.
    Prof. Masatoshi Takeda (Professor and President, Department of Psychiatry, University of Osaka, Japan): Development of Genomic Medicine in CNS Disorders in Japan.
    Dr. Carmen Vigo (Director of Transplant Diagnostics, Invitrogen Corporation): Pharmacogenomics in Drug Discovery in USA.
    Prof. Marvin Edeas (President, International Society of Antioxidants in Nutrition & Health, France): Nutrigenomics in Europe.
    Prof. Francesco Marotta (Professor, Center for Biotechnology and Natural Medicine, University of Milan): Human Nutrition in Genomic Medicine: Future Age-Management Strategies.
    Dr. Allen D. Roses (Professor of Neurobiology and Genetics, Duke University, USA): The Future of Pharmacogenomics in Medical Practice: A New Model of Pipeline Pharmacogenetics.
    Prof. Munir Pirmohamed (Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Liverpool): Pharmacogenetics and Metabolic Disease.
    Prof. Ian P. Hall (Professor of Molecular Medicine, University of Nottingham): Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics of Respiratory Diseases.
    Dr. Valter Lombardi (Director, Biotechnology Division, EuroEspes Biotechnology, Corunna): Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics of Immunological Disorders and Vaccines.
    Prof. Amalio Telenti (Director, Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital, University of Lausanne): Genomic Medicine and Pharmacogenomics of Infectious Diseases.
    Prof. Eugenio Luigi Iorio (President, International Observatory of Oxidative Stress): The Challenge of Redoxomics.
    Dr. Stefan Prause (CEO, Pharmgenomics GmbH, Germany): Novel Technologies for the Implementation of Pharmacogenomics in Medical Practice.

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