The European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) will hold its 7th Presidency Conference in Brussels on 8-9 April.
The event, entitled “Forward as one: Healthcare Innovation and the need for policymaker engagement”, will this year be held in association with the Romanian Presidency of the European Union, which runs until the end of June.
This 7th annual conference will attract 100s of Life Sciences thought leaders, with a key aim of the event, as ever, being to allow cross-fertilisation between the different disease and policy areas, allowing delegates to gain a greater depth of knowledge into barriers in the field of personalised medicine.
Key topics to be discussed in Brussels will include:
- Personalised Medicine and the Innovation Agenda: An Integrated Approach
- Technology Developments
- Hematology - Personalised Treatments and Personalised Prevention
- Pharmaceutical/Diagnostics - The Regulatory Framework (Part I)
- Pharmaceutical/Diagnostics - The Regulatory Framework (Part II)
- Political Will and Institutional Support
Before the EAPM Conference, on Monday 8 April - to be held under the auspices of the Romanian Presidency of the EU - the European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) and the European Respiratory Society (ERS) will be holding a half-day roundtable on the topic of lung cancer screening.
The meeting will seek to highlight best practices that have been learned and developed from existing screening programme and discuss how to adapt them, where necessary, for lung cancer screening.
The conference will be open by a Pre-conference dinner hold in the European Parliament (on invitation only) on April 8th. The theme of the dinner will be "Smart Solutions for bringing innovation in Healthcare" .