Prof. Ewan Pearson and his colleagues at the University of Dundee hosted a two-day event on February 2nd and 3rd, 2023, focused on clinical trials, health data, and the real-world implementation of precision medicine. The event took place at the Ninewells Hospital and Jacqui Wood Centre, and featured presentations and discussions on topics such as the data linkage of EHR to research data, pharmacovigilance, funding and governance of Health Informatics Centre (HIC), and research projects by HIC and how devoted Clinical Trials Unit supports investigator driven clinical trials. We discused innovative trial design and different solutions for large-scale trial organisation. Prof. Colin Palmer also lead a lab tour of the core genomics facility. The event was finished with discusion about potential future collaboration projects.
Full agenda of the visit can be found here: agenda.