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INTRODUCTION

PERSONALIZED MEDICINE THE CONSUMER PERSPECTIVE

Panel 1 Audience Questions

  • Q1Panel1:
  • Why are early adopters in genomic risk assessment studies so confident about their genetic knowledge?

  • Q2Panel1:
  • How does Navigenics testing work for patients who are getting a cancer risk assessment but who may have an underlying mutation (eg. BRCA1/2) which is not on the Navigenics panel?

  • Q3Panel1:
  • Is "personalized medicine" the correct label?

EXAMPLES OF PERSONALIZED MEDICINE IN ACTION

Panel 2 Audience Questions

  • Q1Panel2:
  • Is the culturally tailored genetic counseling used by Dr. Hughes-Halbert as effective as standard genetic counseling?

  • Q2Panel2:
  • What types of barriers would we encounter with a program for smoking cessation using personalized therapies such as those described by Dr. Lerman?

  • Q3Panel2:
  • Would the type of personalized therapy Dr. Lerman described for smoking cessation be applicable as a preventative treatment?

THE FUTURE OF PERSONALIZED MEDICINE