Navigating The Genomic Regulatory Landscape

San Diego, CA

9/12/2017 - 9/13/2017

7:30am - 12:45pm

Join this in-depth, two-day workshop and explore current regulatory issues and challenges related to genomics. Lecturers from academia, industry, and the legal profession will discuss the impact of regulations on genomics in the context of medicine, ethics and patient privacy, legal strategies, the use of big data, and the commercial landscape. The workshop will consist of a combination of lectures, regulatory case studies, an onsite tour at the biotechnology company Illumina and opportunities for networking.

-Gain an in-depth understanding of the current challenges and opportunities faced by the genomics regulatory environment
-Apply critical skills in regulatory science and how it applies to an examination of translational, clinical, ethical, legal and data challenges for genomic topics
-Evaluate the impact of laws, policies and regulations on the genomic industry

-World-class speakers from academia, industry and the legal profession
-Tour and lecture at Illumina, Inc.
-Breakfast and lunch included (lunch only provided on first day)
-Reception at Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery in La Jolla, CA
-Earn 1.5 units of continuing education credit

-Paul Rejto, Head of Oncology Translational Research, Pfizer, Inc.
-Ruth Waterman, Assistant Clinical Professor, Anesthesiology, UC San Diego
-Dale Hunt, Partner, Hahn Loeser & Parks
-Ashley Van Zeeland, Chief Technology Officer, Human Longevity, Inc.
-Camille Nebeker, Director, Research Ethics, Scripps Translational Science Institute
-Michael Kalichman, Director, Research Ethics Program, UC San Diego
-Hannah Carter, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, UC San Diego

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Contact: Darlene Hammon
Contact Phone: (858) 534-9151
Contact Email:

Event Address:

UC San Diego Extension
6256 Greenwich Dr.
San Diego, CA 92122