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The Business of Genomics Summit

THE BUSINESS OF GENOMICS | Getting Prepared for Genetic Wellness (It's Already Here!)

10:00 am - 10:50 am Oct 29, 2018

Room 304 F

Speakers
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The Employer & Employee Benefits of Precision Medicine through Genetics-Based Care.

Learn how precision medicine and genetic screening are being utilized as population health tools to better assess which employees can reduce the risk of serious medical conditions and improve their health. In this workshop, Genome Medical -- a nationwide medical practice focused on telegenomics and genetics -- will explain how genetic screening helps improve health-related outcomes, and how such a program can help employers manage medical costs.

  • -Understand how genetics impacts every individual.
  • -Recognize the importance of proactive screening for hereditary conditions related to cancer, cardiovascular and reproductive health.
  • -Identify reasons why a “one test fits all” approach should not apply to all employees.
  • -Pinpoint short and long term benefits for both the employee and employer by way of this program offering.

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  • Complexity
Beginner
  • Continuing Education
Certified Corporate Wellness Specialist®
  • Continuing Education
Certified Healthcare Reform Specialist®
  • Continuing Education
Certified Voluntary Benefits Specialist®
  • Continuing Education
Self Insurance Certification Specialist®
  • Industry Niche
Genomics & Personalized Medicine
  • Session Type
Summit Session
  • Subject / Topic
Genomics