Individualized Critical Care: Applied Precision Medicine

20 Jul
Wyss Institute Seminars
COL Kevin K. Chung, MD, FCCM, FACP
Thursday, July 20, 2017 -
1:30pm to 2:30pm
Wyss Institute, Room 521, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston

In this talk, the daily challenges faced by critical care physicians with regards to the wide inter- and intra-patient variability of disease presentations and response to interventions encountered will be presented. The concept of applied precision medicine in critical care will be introduced. Implication in clinical trial design will be discussed.

 

Speaker Bio: 

Chief, Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center; Critical Care Consultant to the Surgeon General; Professor, Department of Surgery (Secondary), Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD; Professor, Department of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD; Adjunct Associate Professor, Division of Trauma Surgery, Universityof Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Host: 
Michael Super, Ph.D., Wyss Institute