Hype, hope, genuine progress
This year’s forum brings together four knowledgeable and dynamic speakers who are on the cutting edge of this new approach in Medicine. Each has a significant involvement with treatments and research that informs this new chapter in personal health care.
Join the Lafayette Quartet and the community at large as we learn just what Personalized Medicine is and how it can affect us individually and as a society.
Scott Hofer PhD FCAHS, Director, Institute on Aging & Lifelong Health; Professor, Harald Mohr MD, and Wilhelma Mohr MD, Research Chair in Adult Development and Aging, Department of Psychology, University of Victoria
Eike-Henner Kluge PhD, Professor of Philosophy, UVic; Member, International Medical Informatics Association, lead author of its Code of Ethics – A Handbook of Ethics for Health Informatics Professionals
Patrick Macleod MD, Clinical Geneticist and Pediatrician, Vancouver Island Health Authority; Professor, UVic, Centre for Biomedical Research
Brad Nelson PhD, Director and Distinguished Scientist, Deeley Research Centre, BC Cancer Agency; Professor, Bio-chemistry and Microbiology, UVic; Medical Genetics, UBC