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Event

Cancelled - Precision Medicine principles

Saturday, April 4, 2020 08:00to12:00
Price: 
$50

Together, the availability of health data and the democratization of powerful computing now make precision medicine a realistic goal. Medical researchers, guided by the principles of evidence-based medicine, now strive to find decision rules that tailor patient care based on patient-specific characteristics through time. A sequence of decision rules that map patient information to a recommended treatment is called a dynamic treatment regime. Naturally, quantitative tools play a role in finding these decision rules by using experimental and non-experimental data to infer about optimal decisions. There are many benefits to personalizing care, in particular in reducing overtreatment and costs.

 

Coffee break will be provided.

This workshop is open to everyone, but space is limited.

Fee: $50 (seating is limited)
*Reimbursement is available to McGill students after attending the workshop.

 

To Register: via Eventbrite

For more information on workshops email us at: workshop-micm [at] mcgill.ca (subject: Workshop)

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