On October 30th, 2017, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) is hosting a program review workshop entitled eMERGE and Beyond: The Future of EHR and Genomics. The Electronic Medical Records and Genomics (eMERGE) network conducts genomic discovery and clinical implementation research by leveraging data from large biorepositories linked to electronic medical records. The workshop serves to highlight accomplishments of eMERGE as well as identify potential eMERGE future directions. The meeting will identify gaps, discuss challenges, and define future opportunities in genomic medicine research.
The workshop will focus on the following four main topics:
The meeting will be on a live public webcast and archived on GenomeTV channel of YouTube.