7th PharmAround Conference 2019

20 – 21 November 2019

We would like to invite you to 7th PharmAround Conference, organized by PharmAround, endowment fund in cooperation with Department of Pharmacology - Faculty of Medicine of Masaryk University. The Conference will take place on 20–21 November 2019 in hotel Courtyard by Marriott in Brno and is intended mainly for physicians, pharmacists, the pharmaceutical industry, academic workers and other healthcare professionals but as well for patients and patient organisations.


Conference program

Wed 20 Nov

13:00   Conference opening

Part I. Precise medicine from the perspective of pharmacogenetics and innovative testing technologies in solid oncology, P. Grell, (MOÚ), J. Halámková, (MOÚ), M. Michal (Bioptická laboratoř), K. Kopečková (FN Motol), J. Štěrba (FN Brno)

Part II. Advanced therapy medicinal products (ATMP) - from development to clinical applications – CZECRIN Symposium, O. Palán (SÚKL), O. Slabý (CEITEC), L. Zdražilová Dubská (MOÚ a LF MU), K. Kopečková (FN Motol), L. Homola (FN Brno), O. Havlín (FN Brno), J. Mayer, F. Folber (FN Brno)

Social evening - or what has not been discussed - informal platform

Thu 21 Nov

Part III. Off-label use of medicines in the age of precision medicine - not just innovative modern medicines, F. Vrubel (MZ ČR), Š. Kozáková (MOÚ), P. Matalová (UP Olomouc), K. Urbánek (UP Olomouc)

Part IV. What are the challenges of modern therapies, precision medicine, and related new technologies in terms of regulations, legislation and reimbursement mechanisms - are we ready for their entry? - Moderated panel discussion, I. Storová (SÚKL), F. Vrubel (MZ ČR), K. Podrazilová (SZP), D. Šmehlík (VZP), J. Hlaváčová (MZ ČR), T. Doležal (iHETA), R. Demlová (MOÚ)

13:00   Closing remarks


hotel Courtyard by Marriot, Holandská st. 12, 639 00 Brno


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