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2014 - Global Summit on Regulatory Science

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Global Summit on Regulatory Science (GSRS14)
Regulatory Genomics and Beyond
Montreal, Canada
August 21 - 22, 2014


Official Program

Presentation Topics

  • Welcome and Introduction
  • Session1: Genomics and Product Safety
    • Genomics in Food Safety
    • Pharmacogenomics and Regulatory Science in Japan
    • Progress and Challenges of Implementing PHARMACO-Genomics in Europe
  • Session 2: Lessons Learned from Applying Genomics to Food Programs
    • A Vision of Modernized Food Safety with Genomics
    • Pathogen Genomics at the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
    • Advanced Sequencing Technologies in the Applications for Bacterial Pathogens
    • Use of Whole Genome and Whole Community Sequencing for Diagnostics and Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Session 3: Challenges in Regulatory Genomics
    • Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) for Outbreak Surveillance and Response
    • Bioinformatics Challenges in Next-Generation Sequencing
    • Genomics Can Meet the Challenges of Informed Regulatory Science
  • Session 4: Genomics and Beyond
    • Basic Science, Regulatory Science, and Publication Incentives
    • Bioinformatics Challenges in Food Borne Pathogen Detection, Identification and Characterization
    • Genomic Application in In Vitro Diagnostic Devices
    • Next-Generation Sequencing and Incidental Findings — What Should be Informed?
  • Session 5: Regulatory Science Presentation and Roundtable Discussion
Meeting Venue

Palais des Congrès de Montreal

Venue’s Main Entrance:
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle 
Montréal (Québec) H2Z 1H2, CANADA

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