16 March 2012: The Big Six – Spotlight on the EU-Flagship-Initiative - Medicine in the 21st century: IT as a «magic bullet»?

On 16th March 2012, the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences are organising a conference, aiming to inform the Swiss scientific community about ITFoM.


13 March 2012: ITFoM Stakeholder Meeting in Berlin

On 13th March 2012, the ITFoM consortium will organize a meeting for the main stakeholder groups of ITFoM.


09-10 February 2012, ITFoM Consortium Meeting (2)

The IT Future of Medicine (ITFoM) Consortium has met in Berlin on 9-10 February 2012 with 120 partners to plan the next steps towards building the 'virtual patient' model.


05 Oct - 08 Oct 2011: European Health Forum Gastein

Session "The future of medicine – developing an infrastructure for personalized medicine" 


16 May - 18 May 2011: Meeting of National Cancer Institute Directors in Lyon

At the National Cancer Institute Directos' meeting in Lyon, 17th May 2011, Prof. Hans Lehrach discussed novel approaches to cancer care based on genomics. Modelling the basic biology of melanoma tumours to influence treatment on an immediate basis.

Meeting report


Video: Prof Lehrach talks to ecancer about personalising cancer treatment based on very specific molecular genetics. 

12 May -13 May 2011: European Perspectives in Personalised Medicine in Brussels (2)

European Perspectives in Personalised Medicine

Square-Brussels Meeting Centre, Brussels, Mont des Arts,

1000 Brussels, Belgium 12-13 May 2011


The Health Directorate of the European Commission's DG Research and Innovation organised the conference European Perspectives in Personalised Medicine, in Brussels on 12 -13 May 2011.


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