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Transforming Medical Care Through the Personalized Medicine Paradigm
Wednesday, April 3, 2019 @ 7:00 PM-8:30 PMFree
Saint Louis Zoo Anheuser-Busch Theater, The Living World
1 Government Drive, St. Louis, MO 63110
(Zoo North Entrance and North Parking Lot ONLY– Click Venue Below for Directions)
Free and OPEN to ALL. Junior Academy members and middle and high school students are welcome and encouraged to attend. Reservations not required. Parking is free in the Zoo North lot or on the street in Forest Park.
Featured Speaker: David H Perlmutter, M.D., Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Distinguished Professor, Executive Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs; Dean, School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis; Fellow, The Academy of Science – St. Louis
The personalized medicine paradigm represents a shift in diagnostic strategies that utilizes genomic data and recognizes differences in individuals in a way that has great promise for improving precision and reducing the costs of health care.
Transforming Medical Care is a Science Seminar Series partnership of the The Academy of Science – St. Louis and Saint Louis Zoo.
presented in collaboration with
Evenings on Genetics and Genomics Series of The Academy of Science – St. Louis, Washington University in St. Louis Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences, the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center, Siteman Cancer Center, and the Children’s Discovery Institute of St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine.