March 7, 2017
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. ET
Kennedy Caucus Room (SR-325)
Russell Senate Office Building
a luncheon and educational briefing with Honorary Co-host Senator Edward J. Markey (D-MA)
Personalized Medicine: Opportunities and Public Policy Challenges will address the following questions:
- What is personalized medicine and why does it matter?
- How can personalized medicine foster innovation and reduce health care costs?
- What are the public policies that could accelerate or stifle the field's development?
The panel discussion will feature a patient advocate, a payer, and representatives from the pharmaceutical and diagnostics industries, including:
Stephen L. Eck, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice President, Oncology Medical Sciences
Astellas Pharma Global Development
Emily Kramer-Golinkoff, M.B.E.
Michael Sherman, M.D., M.B.A., M.S.
Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Jay G. Wohlgemuth, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Senior Vice President
At the briefing, PMC will also release The Personalized Medicine Report: Opportunity, Challenges, and the Future, a comprehensive overview of the field and its potential.
The briefing is a widely attended event that conforms to House and Senate ethics rules.
Please contact David Davenport, PMC Office Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.