2015: Innovate & Inform
Presidential Support for Personalized Medicine: PLMI Response
In a January 30, 2015 address, President Obama expressed support for a funding bill to research “precision” or “personalized” medicine. The President described personalized medicine as “One of the greatest opportunities for new medical breakthroughs that we have ever seen.” In this video, PLMI President, Dr. Jeffrey Bland, discusses President Obama’s comments and also highlights a recent article about genomic medicine that appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine. You can watch President Obama’s video announcement here. Use this link to read the full text version of the NEJM article.
Thought Leaders Consortium Quote Slideshow
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