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Research to Help Reduce the Time to Diagnosis in Children with Rare Disease...

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32 Carpenter Street

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Patients living with one of the 7,000 rare diseases identified (and their caregivers) endure a long and often complex path to diagnosis, sometimes even taking decades.

On Rare Disease Day 2018, SGInnovate and Shire invite you to an informative discussion on how we can address this key challenge. Join in the cause to reduce the time to diagnosis for children with rare diseases, leveraging the latest technology, tools and research.


Speakers:

  • Dr Saumya Shekhar Jamuar, Consultant, Department of Paediatrics, Genetics Service, KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

  • Ms Yasmin Bylstra, Senior Genetic Counsellor, SingHealth Duke-NUS Institute of Precision Medicine (PRISM)

  • Dr Timothy Low, Head of Medical Affairs Asia Pacific, Shire and Member Board of Directors, Farrer Park Hospital

  • Mr Vivek Puthocode, General Manager, Public Sector, Microsoft Asia Pacific

  • Moderator: Dr Joseph Mocanu, Principal, Health & Life Sciences, Oliver Wyman Singapore


Date: 28 February 2018

Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm

Venue: 32 Carpenter Street, Singapore 059911


Programme:

10:30am - 11:00am: Registration

11:00am - 12:00pm: Research to Help Reduce the Time to Diagnosis in Children with Rare Diseases

12:00pm - 12:30pm: Q&A with Audience and Networking Lunch

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