Tennessee Fall Policy Forum Series - Precision Medicine & Biomarkers

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 11:30am to 12:30pm

This event will focus on advances in therapies and diagnostics that are revolutionizing cancer care and include key stakeholders throughout the oncology community, including leaders in business, academia, public policy, patient advocacy, provider groups, as well as other key stakeholders. ACS CAN will use this event to help illustrate and answer the following questions:

• What are patient expectations for precision medicine?
• How can cancer patients benefit from genetic testing and targeted therapies?
• How do we ensure precision medicine is practiced in a reliable way that optimizes patient outcomes?
• What is needed to integrate precision medicine into clinical practice, including in community settings?
• What are the barriers to patients accessing precision medicine?
• What is needed to continue to promote new advances in precision medicine?