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Family Health History Workshop
Challenges in Utilizing Family Health History for Better Care
November 17, 2011
Organized by IBM Haifa Research Lab

9:30 Registration

10:00 Welcome Remarks & Introduction,
Oded Cohn and Amnon Shabo, Haifa Research Lab

10:15 Exploration of Potential Solutions to Data Collection and Clinical Decision Support for Family Health History,
Kevin Hughes, Mass. General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

11:00 Coffee Break

11:15 Family Health History Applications in Intermountain Healthcare,
Grant Wood, Intermountain Healthcare
12:00 Family Health History in Rare Disease of the Skeleton,
Luca Sangiorgi, Rizzoli Institute

12:30 Dancing with Families and Electronic Health Records in Israeli (Family) Medicine,
Shmuel Reis, Faculty of Medicine, Technion

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Prenatal and Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis for BRCA1/2 Mutations in Families with Hereditary Breast-ovarian Cancer Syndrome,
Efrat Dagan, Department of Nursing, University of Haifa and Institute of Human Genetics, Rambam HealthCare Campus

14:30 Discussion (moderated by Haim Nelken),
Speakers and all