Nordic 2020

Below is a selection of speakers from our 2019 forum, we will begin building the agenda for 2020 in late 2019. For information about speaking opportunities or to submit an abstract please email Amanda Rafferty amandarafferty@precisionmedicineoforum.com

Nordic 2019 Speakers

Tobias Sjöblom

Tobias Sjöblom, Professor in Tumor Genetics at Uppsala University, Sweden. Current research interests include the somatic genetic basis of colorectal cancer....

Eva Flahavan

Eva Flahavan is a pharmacist with a PhD in pharmacoepidemiology (Trinity College Dublin). She started her career in pharma at Eli Lilly in Global Patient Safety....

Karin Meyer PhD

Karin Meyer PhD, CEO for Swedish Pharmaceutical Society. Swedish Pharmaceutical Society (SPS) is a non-profit member organization in the life science area....

Mattias Paulsson

Mattias Paulsson, Hospital pharmacist, PhD, Uppsala University Children’s Hospital, obtained pharmacist degree at Uppsala University, in 1997 and PhD 2001....

Staffan Folestad

Dr, and Associate Prof, Staffan Folestad, Director of Science & Innovation in AstraZeneca with global responsibilities in Pharmaceutical Innovation....

Peter Loengreen, Speaker at Nordic PMF

PETER LØNGREEN

Peter Loengreen, acting director general of Danish National Genome Center. Danish National Genome Center is about to be established. Speaker at Nordic 2019...

Carolina Haefliger

Carolina Haefliger is the Head of the Precision Medicine Unit for Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolism (CVRM) at AstraZeneca since 2015....

Paul Jones

Paul Jones is the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) lead for Population Genomics at Illumina,based in the UK. He is a speaker at PMF Nordic 2019....

Andreas Saxlund Pahle

Andreas Saxlund Pahle works as a general practitioner in Oslo. The last two years, he has also been working with clinical and ethical questions regarding welfare technology for the chronically ill....

Behrooz Torabi Moghadam

Behrooz Torabi Moghadam has a background in Software Engineering and Information Systems. After spending 4 years in the telecom industry, he moved to Sweden and received his PhD in bioinformatics from Uppsala University in 2017...

Dr Magnus Bjorsne

Dr Björsne graduated at the University of Lund in 1989 and took his post graduate studies at Stockholm University where he did his PhD on Medicinal Chemistry targeting the HIV protease enzyme....

Anders Malarstig

Anders Mälarstig, PhD, is Director of Human Genetics & Computational Biomedicine at Pfizer, as well as an affiliate researcher at the Karolinska Institute......

Erik Jylling

In his professional career Erik has been deeply involved in planning, organizing and leading the Danish healthcare System....

Erik Steinfelder

Erik Steinfelder earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Analytical Chemistry from the Saxion University of Applied Sciences in Deventer, Netherlands...

Paivi Ostling

Päivi Östling received her MSc in biochemistry from Åbo Akademi, her PhD at the Turku Center for Biotechnology....

Dr Bettina Ryll

Dr Bettina Ryll is the Founder of the Melanoma Patient Network Europe and, until December 2018, Chair of the ESMO Patient Advocates Working Group (PAWG)....

Zsolt Illes MD

Zsolt Illes MD, PhD is a professor at the University of Southern Denmark (Institute of Clinical Research, BRIDGE and Institute of Molecular Medicine)....

Isabelle Budin Ljosne

Isabelle Budin Ljøsne is a bioethicist and senior advisor at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health. She holds an MA from Keele University, UK, and a PhD....

Ian Dunham

Ian Dunham, Scientific Director, Open Targets, The European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI)...

Lili Milani

Lili Milani is a research professor and Head of the personalized medicine initiative at the Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu....

Anu Jalanko, PhD

Anu Jalanko, PhD, Adjunct Professor, Project Manager of FinnGen project at the Institute for Molecular Medicine FIMM, University of Helsinki....

Kári Stefánsson MD

Kári Stefánsson, M.D., Dr. Med. founded deCODE in 1996. Dr. Stefánsson was a professor of Neurology, Neuropathology and Neuroscience at Harvard University...

Prof. Matej Oresic

Prof. Matej Orešič holds a PhD in biophysics from Cornell University (NY, USA). He is a group leader in systems medicine at the University of Turku....

Irene Norstedt

Irene Norstedt is Head of Unit for the Innovative and Personalised Medicine Unit it in the Health Research Directorate in DG Research and Innovation....

Prof. Dr. Ron HN van Schaik

International Expert Center Pharmacogenetics Dept. Clinical Chemistry Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands P +31-10-7033119 E: r.vanschaik@erasmusmc.nl W: www.erasmusmusmc.nl/farmacogenetica Prof. Dr. Ron van...

Mathias Uhlen PHD

Mathias Uhlen PHD, Professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden Uhlen is a professor at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden. . His research is focused on protein science, antibody engineering...

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