Pioneering work to advance genomics and precision health treatments at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) has been rewarded by Génome Québec. Dr. …Read More
News from the network
Since the first human genome was sequenced in the early 2000s, genomics—the science that aims to decipher and understand the entire genetic information of an organism—has had …Read More
Coral reefs have been devastated in recent decades by “bleaching” events caused by overheating oceans and other factors that kill off populations of coral. This week we …Read More
The leaders of the Genome Project–write (GP-write) want to spur the community to develop cells that are resistant to viruses. This project is a decadelong effort to …Read More
“Genes don’t have to determine destiny,” Erik Ingelsson, lead study author and professor of medicine at Stanford University, said of the study’s findings. “You can impact your …Read More
News from RSSPQ
The next QNPHC Board of Directors’ meeting will be held on June the 14th.
The QNPHC is implemented a training cours for health professionnals. The group works closely with Genome Quebec to develop a “Genomic 101″ training course for health professionals in order to raise their awareness of the subject and the integration of personalized health care in the health care system. This course should be available at the end of 2017 or beginning of 2018 and we would like to reach 1000 participants after one year. We can currently count on financial support from companies, Merck, Novartis, Roche, AstraZeneca, BioGeniQ and Pfizer.
Personalized Health Care
THE 4PS OF PERSONALIZED HEALTH CARE Predictive: Identification of individual risks of developing certain diseases based on the person’s genetic profile and other personal information Preventive: Methods …Read More
A focal point on PHC
The Quebec Network for Personalized Healthcare (QNPHC) is taking part in what can rightfully be called a revolution in healthcare management by providing a focal point and …Read More