Pharmacogenetics in the XXI Century

Pharmacogenetics in the XXI Century

The aim of the workshop is to bring to the students the latest news in the field of pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics. At this moment Spain has a relevant international position and professors Llerena, Carracedo and Hernández Rivas are leader in the field. The workshop will address how pharmacogenetics help to select patients for specific treatments and, as a consequence, to the development of personalized Medicine. Moreover, the accumulation of genetic data is changing the medical and pharmaceutical paradigms. Big data analysis will help to improve our knowledge of disease and to select treatments.

KEYWORDS & TOPICS

Pharmacogentics, Pharmacogenomis, Big data, personalized Medicine.

CONFERENCES

Conference 1

Title: Population Pharmacogenomics

Speaker: Adrián Llerena Ruiz

Institution: University of Extremadura, Spain.

E-mail: allerena@unex.es

Conference 2

Title: Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Medicine

Speaker: Ángel Carracedo Álvarez

Institution: University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

E-mail: angel.carracedo@usc.es

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Names: Rogelio González Sarmiento

Institution: University of Salamanca, Spain.

E-mail: gonzalez@usal.es