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 

 
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 videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Relling: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

McCleod: YouTube videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Masys: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Chute: YouTube videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Nickerson: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Leeder: YouTube videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Rehm: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Weinshilboum: YouTube videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Chung: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Pyeritz: YouTube videoVideo
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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Meyer: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Parker: YouTube videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Berner: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Gaziano: YouTube videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Nussbaum: YouTube videoVideo | Slides PDF file

Botkin: YouTube videoVideo | 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 videoVideo | 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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