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Conference: Precision Psychiatry – September 30-October 1, 2021

September 30 – October 1, 2021
Headshots of conference speakers.

Conference: Precision Psychiatry

This new annual international conference brings together the community of scientists, industry partners and healthcare leaders in the emerging field of precision psychiatry, advancing interest in the application of precision medicine to psychiatric research and clinical practice. Joshua Denny, MD, MS, CEO of the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program, will open the conference  and Joshua A. Gordon, MD, PhD, director of the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), will serve as the keynote. Leading experts will present on a broad range of domains, tools, and findings across several major areas of interest in psychiatry, including:

  • Data science and big data analytics including use of AI/ML
  • Genomics and other omics
  • Biomarkers development and validation
  • Precision therapeutics
  • Risk stratification for suicide and other important outcomes
  • mHealth and digital technologies
  • Implementation science and clinical decision support
  • Learning health systems
  • Ethical, legal and social issues

This conference is sponsored by the new MGH Center for Precision Psychiatry in partnership with the Psychiatric & Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit, MGH Center for Genomic Medicine.

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