2018 Symposium Schedule

Sequencing and Genotyping in Diverse Populations:  Who Wants What Back (and When)?
September 13, 2018
Cleveland Botanical Garden

12:30 – 1:00pm    Registration and Check-in

1:00 – 1:15pm    Welcome and Introduction

Dana Crawford, PhD, Associate Professor
Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences
Institute for Computational Biology
Case Western Reserve University

1:15 – 2:00pm   Precision Medicine Research and Equitable Participation of Underserved Populations

Nanibaa’ Garrison, PhD, Assistant Professor
Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics, Seattle Children’s Research Institute
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington

2:00 – 2:45pm    Challenges in Internet-based research participant engagement

Sarah Hartz, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor
Washington University

2:45 – 3:30pm    Lost in Translation — How gaps in utility, access and utilization threaten the promise of precision medicine in minority communities

Latrice Landry, PhD, MS, Clinical Fellow
Partners Health Care Personalized Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital Center for Advanced Molecular Diagnostics

3:30 – 4:00    Break

4:30 – 5:15pm    Translational pharmacogenomics at Mount Sinai and beyond

Aniwaa Owusu Obeng, PharmD, Assistant Professor
General Internal Medicine, Charles Bronfman Institute for Personalized Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

5:15 – 6:00pm    Returning Clinically Relevant Whole Exome Results for Developmental Brain Disorders to Adult Research Participant

Brenda Finucane, MS, LGC
Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute
Geisinger Health System

6:00 – 7:30pm    Pre-dinner reception and poster viewing

7:30 – 9:00pm    Dinner and networking

Draft as of 09/06/2018