Symposium: Personalised medicine
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13:00 to 17:00

Are you interested in learning more about pharmacogenomics in cancer treatment, genomic guided pharmacotherapy or the legal issues of personalised medicine in Denmark, then this one-day symposium focusing on personalised medicine is for you.

On 18 September 2018 the Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology and Department of Pharmacy is organising this symposium on personalised medicine on befalf of the graduate programme in pharmaceutical sciences, Drug Research Academy, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen.

Programme of the day:

  • 13:00-13:10 Welcome
  • 13:10-14:00 Do you have your DNA passport?
    Professor Ron HN van Schaick, International Expert Center, Erasmus MC University Hospital, NL
  • 14:00-14:15 Beyond ’the person’: Practices and challenges of consenting within clinical-genetic cardiology
    Assistant professor Iben Mundbjerg Gjødsbøl, Centre for Medical Sciences & Technology Studies, University of Copenhagen
  • 14:15-14:30 Personalised medicine in Denmark: The legal issues
    Postdoc Katharina Eva Ó Cathaoir, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen
  • 14:30-15:00 Pharmacogenomics in cancer treatment: Some semi-controversial reflections
    Professor Per Damkier, Department of Clinical Biochemistry & Pharmacology, Odense University Hospital
  • 15:00-15:30 Coffee break
  • 15:30-16:00 Pharmacogenomics in cancer treatment: More reflections and clinical implications
    Professor José Moreira, Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen
  • 16:00-16:30 Clinical implementation of CYP testing
    Consultant Gesche Jürgens, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Sjaelland University Hospital
  • 16:30-17:00 Genomic guided pharmacotherapy – a pilot study in patients with chronic pain
    PhD Fellow Morten Baltzer Houlind, Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen
  • 17:00-17:05 Closing remarks

The arrangement is free of charge and open for attendance by all interested parties.

Deadline for registration is 13 September 2018

Read more and sign up here