Future Directions for the eMERGE Network

National Human Genome Research Institute

National Institutes of Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Future Directions for the eMERGE Network

eMERGE

January 22, 2014

Hyatt Regency Bethesda
7400 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, Md. 20814

On January 22, 2014, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) sponsored the eMERGE Network Workshop - Future Directions for the eMERGE Network - at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda in Bethesda, Md. The workshop brought together eMERGE principal investigators (PIs) and workgroup co-chairs, the eMERGE External Scientific Panel (ESP), and external experts in key areas of genomic medicine to review the current goals and accomplishments of eMERGE and suggest future directions for NHGRI to consider as the possibility of an eMERGE Phase III approaches. Dan Masys, M.D., Ph.D., University of Washington, chaired this workshop.

 

 




eMERGE Workshop Executive Summary PDF file 
eMERGE Workshop Full Summary PDF file 
YouTube video Video Playlist

 
Time Topic Presenter/Moderator
8:00 - 8:15 a.m. Welcome, Introductions and Opening Remarks Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D
NHGRI

Dan Masys, M.D., Ph.D. (Chair)
University of Washington
8:15 - 8:30 a.m. NHGRI Genomic Medicine Portfolio
Slides PDF file
Eric Green, M.D., Ph.D
NHGRI
8:30 - 9:15 a.m. eMERGE Program Overview - (PGx, CERC, etc.)
YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
Rex Chisholm, Ph. D.
Northwestern University
PANEL PRESENTATION AND DISCUSSION
9:15 - 10:05 a.m. Balancing discovery and implementation in eMERGE
Roden: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Relling: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

McCleod: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
eMERGE: Dan Roden, M.D.
Vanderbilt University

Reaction: Mary Relling, Pharm.D.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Summary: Howard McCleod, Pharm.D.
Moffitt Cancer Center
10:05 - 10:20 a.m. Break
10:20 - 11:10 a.m. EMR and Clinical Phenotyping: Challenges and New Opportunities
Denny: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Masys: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Chute: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
eMERGE: Josh Denny, M.D., M.S.
Vanderbilt University

Reaction: Daniel Masys, M.D.
University of Washington

Summary: Chris Chute, M.D., Dr. Ph.
Mayo Clinic
11:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EMR and Genomic Discovery - Beyond GWAS, Pharmcogenomics
Ritchie: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Nickerson: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Leeder: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
eMERGE: Marylyn Ritchie, Ph.D.
Pennsylvania State University

Reaction: Debbie Nickerson, Ph.D.
University of Washington

Summary: Steve Leeder, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
University of Kansas Medical Center
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Working Lunch
12:30 - 1:20 p.m. Genomic Testing (genotyping/sequencing) - Actionability, Validation and Standards of Lab Reports
Rasmussen-Torvik: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Rehm: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Weinshilboum: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
eMERGE: Laura Rasmussen-Torvik, Ph.D.
Northwestern University

Reaction: Heidi Rehm, Ph.D.
Partners Healthcare

Summary: Dick Weinshilboum, M.D.
Mayo Clinic
1:20 - 2:10 p.m. Informed Consent, Education & Governance - ELSI
Smith: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Chung: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Pyeritz: YouTube video Video
eMERGE:  Maureen Smith, M.S., C.G.C.
Northwestern University

Reaction: Wendy Chung, M.D., Ph.D.
Columbia University

Summary: Reed Pyeritz, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania
2:10 - 3:00 p.m. Return of Genomic Results - Current Applications and Challenges
Kullo: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Meyer: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Parker: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
eMERGE: Iftikhar Kullo, M.D.
Mayo Clinic

Reaction: Laurence Meyer, M.D., Ph.D.
Veterans Administration Medical Center

Summary: Lisa Parker, Ph.D.
University of Pittsburgh
3:00 - 3:20 p.m. Break
3:20 - 4:10 p.m. EMR Integration and Genomic Medicine Implementation - Big Data, Clinical Disseminations, Clinical Validities & Utilities
Williams: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Berner: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Gaziano: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
eMERGE: Marc Williams, M.D.
Geisenger Health System

Reaction: Eta Berner, Ed.D.
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Summary: J. Michael Gaziano, M.D., M.P.H.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
4:10 - 5:00 p.m. Genomic Medicine in Pediatric Patients - Obstacles and Future Directions
Hakonarson: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Nussbaum: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file

Botkin: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
eMERGE: Hakon Hakonarson, M.D., Ph.D.
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Reaction: Robert Nussbaum, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco

Summary: Jeff Botkin, M.D., M.P.H.
University of Utah
5:00 - 5:30 p.m. Summary and Recommendations for Future Directions
Manolio: YouTube video Video | Slides PDF file
Dan Masys, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Washington

Teri Manolio, M.D., Ph.D.
NHGRI
5:30 p.m. Adjourn

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