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The Hope and Hype of Precision Medicine

November 16, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

There has been considerable hype surrounding personalized and precision medicine in the past few years-including President Obama’s 2015 announcement of $215 million for the Precision Medicine Initiative. While some policymakers hail this movement as a pending revolution in healthcare, other commentators are skeptical, arguing that the same funding directed toward the social and behavioral determinants of health would yield far greater gains in terms of patient benefits and healthcare savings.

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Details

Date:
November 16, 2016
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?m=1121322547811&ca=a28a5f36-fa3d-43a6-a38e-3249c48f62a4

Organizer

HMS Center for Bioethics
Phone:
617.432.2570
Email:
bioethics@hms.harvard.edu
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Venue

TMEC 227 Mini Amphitheatre
260 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115 United States
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