Center of Genomics, Evolution and Medicine

NSHG-PM 2023 workshop

 The Nordic Society of Human Genetics and Precision Medicine (NSHG-PM) together with Institute of Genomics (under cGEM grant no 810645) and Joint Committee of the Nordic Medical Research Councils (NOS-M)

are organizing a workshop

“Precision Medicine: The Bridge from Research to Healthcare”

in Tallinn on 19-21 June 2023,

that will bring together the brightest minds from research, clinical practice, and innovation sectors to brainstorm the future of precision medicine.

The workshop is a unique opportunity to meet representatives in the field of precision medicine research and implementation. Come and listen to the latest news and current trends in precision medicine, while networking with professional colleagues.

Topics will be:

• Implementation of polygenic risk scores and pharmacogenomics in the clinic
• Personalized approaches in cardiometabolic disorders
• Effects of environmental factors on human health
• Workshop topics include polygenic risk scores, mendelian randomization, machine learning and others

List of confirmed speakers:

  • Andrew McIntosh, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Jacob Bergstedt, Karolinska instituttet, Sweden
  • Tove Fall, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Dennis van der Meer, NORMENT, University of Oslo, Norway
  • Elise Koch, CoE NORMENT, University of Oslo, Norway
  • John Shorter, Roskilde University, Denmark
  • Hreinn Stefansson, deCODE, Iceland
  • Ingibjörg Magnusdottir, Centre of Public Health Sciences, University of Iceland
  • Triin Laisk, University of Tartu, Estonia
  • Lars Alfredsson, Karolinske Institutet, Sweden
  • Pekka Vartiainen, University of Helsinki, Finland

Important dates:

Registration is open. 

The deadline for late-breaking abstracts will be accepted until 22 May 2023.

For further information and registration, please see here

Abstract submission for poster session is also open now!

For further information please see below.