Big Data, captured in electronic medical records or (innovative) diagnostic tools, provide the medical community with a great opportunity to analyze various pathological conditions at an unprecedented depth for many complex diseases.

We are delighted to welcome Prof. Dr. Bernd C. Kieseier, Value Based Medicine, Biogen, Cambridge, MA, USA; Department of Neurology, Heinrich-Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany

Date: 28th March 2018
Time: 17.00 h to 18.00 h
Location: HS 9

Big Data – The Right Path Towards Personalized Medicine?

The possibility to capture an increasing number of descriptions from individuals open new avenues to better understand heterogenous disorders. However, Big Data alone won´t be enough; data curations and analyses need to be designed to deliver highly accurate predicted risk profiles and treatment recommendations. By discussing multiple sclerosis, a heterogenous and complex autoimmune disease affecting the central nervous system, this presentation will discuss the need not only for capturing various data points but also for introducing clinical standards translating data into clinically meaningful information.

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