USC Schaeffer Precision Medicine Panels
GEECS Chair, Kathryn Phillips, will participate in a panel on Precision Medicine: Moving Theory into Practice at the USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics on Tuesday, June 29th, 2021. This panel is part of a series of four webinars:
Leveraging Precision Medicine to Meet Patients Needs - June 15, 2021
Measuring Real-World Effectiveness and Value - June 17, 2021
Precision Medicine in Clinical Practice - June 22, 2021
Developing Effective Payment and Reimbursement Models - June 29, 2021
Members of GEECS presented at the ECOgenomics Conference. The Health Economics Team of the Economics Laboratory of Dijon (University of Burgundy) organizes the "European Conference on the Diffusion of Genomic Medicine: Health Economics & Policy" on May 27th and 28th, 2021. This two-day symposium alternates plenary sessions and parallel thematic sessions and brings together researchers in the human sciences, mainly in health economics, but also researchers from other disciplines. It will contribute to the development of research in genomic medicine concerning its evaluation, its dissemination, and the public policies accompanying this new type of medicine.
GEECS Members, Sarah Wordsworth and James Buchanan, presented at the HEcoPerMed Virtual Workshop on April 20, 2021. They presented on "Financing and Reimbursement for Personalized Medicine - the way forward."
17th H3Africa Consortium Meeting
GEECS Member, James Buchanan, presented at the 17th H3Africa Consortium Meeting on April 20, 2021. He presented on "Translating genome and exome sequencing into clinical practice in Africa: a health economics perspective." More details.
University of Aberdeen, Health Economics Research Unit
GEECS Member, Dean Regier, presented at the University of Aberdeen's Health Economics Research Unit External Seminars Programme on April 22, 2021. He presented on "Resource allocation for genomics and rare disease diagnosis: where we were and next steps for evaluation." More details.