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Slides from FDA/DIA Workshop on Pharmacogenomics (PGx), Web site for learning PGx

Folks-Attached are pdf versions of a few recent talks from the FDA workshop on PGx. Also I recommend that those people that don't have a basic understanding of PGx go to the web site from the American College of Clinical Pharmacology ("The Future of Medicine: Pharmacogenomics - http://user.accp1.org/index_new.html).Thanks - Gerry…See More
Mar 28, 2010
Gerry Higgins commented on CC-Conrad Clyburn-MedForeSight's blog post Top 100 Life Science Universities in the World
"I like this ranking better - it is probably more accurate for U.S. Medical Schools: http://report.nih.gov/award/Rank/medttl04.htm"
Mar 23, 2010
Gerry Higgins replied to CC-Conrad Clyburn-MedForeSight's discussion Pathway Genomics: Let’s see my genes ... Guest Blog from Bertalan Meskó, Author ScienceRoll in the group Bio-Medical Informatics
"Bertalan- Although rare in humans, there is paternal inheritance of mtDNA - unlike what was stated in the Pathway Genomics kit information (see http://www-biology.ucsd.edu/classes/old.web.classes/bimm100.FA04/lecture/Paternal_mtDNA.pdf). Kind…"
Mar 21, 2010
Gerry Higgins replied to CC-Conrad Clyburn-MedForeSight's discussion Pathway Genomics: Let’s see my genes ... Guest Blog from Bertalan Meskó, Author ScienceRoll in the group Bio-Medical Informatics
"Bertalan- The disease-associated SNPs seem to convey so little actual risk, based on odds ratio, that it seems that having a 1.5-fold greater chance than another individual of acquiring a common, complex disease seems almost useless information. Is…"
Mar 21, 2010
Dr. Bertalan Mesko commented on Gerry Higgins's blog post Slides from FDA/DIA Workshop on Pharmacogenomics (PGx), Web site for learning PGx
"Thank you very much, Gerry, for uploading these great slideshows!"
Mar 15, 2010

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-Successful company start-ups and mergers/acquisition
-Biosimulation, medical device product development
-Basic biomedical research
-Management of software and hardware development teams
-Product management
-Professor and research scientist with extensive publications
-Currently, Chief Innovation Officer, Center for Medical Informatics, MedStar Health
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Slides from FDA/DIA Workshop on Pharmacogenomics (PGx), Web site for learning PGx

Posted on March 15, 2010 at 9:14am 1 Comment

Folks-

Attached are pdf versions of a few recent talks from the FDA workshop on PGx. Also I recommend that those people that don't have a basic understanding of PGx go to the web site from the American College of Clinical Pharmacology ("The Future of Medicine: Pharmacogenomics - http://user.accp1.org/index_new.html).

Thanks - Gerry…

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$20B for the EHR in the current congressional appropriations bill cut to $5B

Posted on February 4, 2009 at 1:35pm 0 Comments

Probably just of passing interest to those interested in clinical informatics...

Gerry Higgins
Chief Innovation Officer
MedStar Health

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At 2:11pm on March 15, 2010, CC-Conrad Clyburn-MedForeSight said…
Gerry,

Thanx for uploading the FDA/DIA slides. I see that Bertalan appreciated them as well. Bertalan is one of the top medical bloggers in the world, see ScienceRoll, http://scienceroll.com/.

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