Precision Medicine – From medical genetics and big data to clinical practice and pharmacoeconomical considerations

DRA symposium


14:15 – 14:20 Welcome & introduction of the programme
Associate Prof. Alexander Hauser, ILF, University of Copenhagen
14:20 – 15:00

Polygenic risk scores as potential tools for precision medicine in psychiatry
Associate Prof. Katherine Musliner, Dept of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University

15:00 – 15:20

Coffee break

15:20 – 16:00

Considerations and challenges in estimating value in precision health
Professor Deborah Marshall, Health Research Innovation Centre, University of Calgary

16:00 – 16:40

Utilizing big data to improve the treatments of mental disorders
Professor Michael E. Benros, Copenhagen University Hospital, University of Copenhagen

16:40 – 17:00


The symposium is organized on behalf of the graduate programme in pharmaceutical sciences, Drug Research Academy, by Associate Professor Alexander S. Hauser and Professor José Moreira, Department of Pharmacy/Drug Design and Pharmacology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen.

The symposium is free of charge and open for attendance by all interested parties. It is not necessary to pre-register.