Personalised medicine – University of Copenhagen

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Personalised medicine


13:00-13:10 Welcome

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

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 symposium is arranged on behalf of the graduate programme in pharmaceutical sciences, Drug Research Academy, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen by Lona Christrup, Morten Andersen and Lotte Stig Nørgaard,  Department of Pharmacy/Drug Design and Pharmacology.

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

Please register by 13 September by sending an email to Lona Christrup (email:, subject: Registration to DRA symposium, and state the name(s) and place of employment of the participant(s).