Illumina, Obama to participate in genomics forum

2021 11 10 18 26 8156 Science Genome Sequence Dna Map 400

Illumina is launching its first genomics forum with a question-and-answer session with former U.S. President Barack Obama.

The forum will take place from September 28 through October 1 in San Diego, the company said. President Obama will participate in a session held on September 28, and will discuss the need for "equity, accessibility, and smarter healthcare," according to Illumina.

The forum will address the following topics:

  • How genomic technology is driving more informed, proactive, and personalized patient diagnosis and treatment.
  • The advances whole genomic sequencing is making against cancer, genetic, and infectious disease.
  • The role of genomics in supporting healthcare's aims to improve population health, reduce costs, and improve the patient experience.

Registration for the forum can be found here.

Page 1 of 150
Next Page