The symposium is targeted both as an introduction to precision medicine as well as a demonstration of advancements in large-scale sequencing initiatives and their potential towards implementing precision medicine in clinical settings.

As such, the events are open to the entire scientific community as well as clinicians. Doctoral candidates and MD students wishing to learn about precision medicine in common/complex diseases, especially in relation to utilizing large-scale data mining and computation, are encouraged to attend.

Please note that the best poster and talk (by a doctoral candidate/ post doc) will be awarded!

Registration is closed.

Please register by August 30, 2018.
Deadline for abstract submission is June 24, 2018.

Please note that the registration is binding!

If you need to cancel / have any questions, please contact the coordinator (


University of Helsinki Course Code: DPBM-105
ECTS Credits: 1-2 ECTS (1 ECTS for participation, 2 ECTS for participation + speed talk / poster presentation)

Speed talks and poster presenters will be selected based on abstracts (max. 200 words). Please submit your abstract in the registration form.

University of Helsinki doctoral candidates:
Credits will be registered directly to WebOodi based on attendance (and talk / poster presentation).

If a certificate of attendance is needed, please contact the coordinator (