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Future of Pharmacy: Better Care, Better Medication Management and Better Health Through Genome Sequencing

Special Talk by Howard J. Jacob, Vice President and Head Genomic Research at AbbVie, Inc.

Event Details

Friday, November 16, 2018
2:30-3:30 p.m.
Hear about the future of pharmacy and the far-reaching potential of pharmacogenomics and precision medicine with Dr. Howard Jacob, a leader in the genetics and genomics field. Dr. Jacob’s passion for improving the lives of critically ill patients has been the catalyst for his determination to bring whole genome sequencing into the clinical setting to affect patient care, and in his current role to discover therapeutic solutions for some of the most difficult diseases.