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EHiN Genomics/Cancer/PM - 4: Data driven Genomic Health

Wednesday November 1, 2017 10:45 - 12:00 Room 4

Lecturers: Henrik Rindell, Stephen McAdam, Timo Kanninen
Moderator: Moderator TBC

Henrik Rindell:

Striving for progress towards a healthier future for patients 

Each day, healthcare professionals within research and clinical practice strive for progress towards a healthier future for patients. At IBM we combine an 

unprecedented range of resources and technologies to assist healthcare and life science organisations to achieve their goals, and in this presentation we will make a deep dive into how we are working to advance the areas of clinical trials and cancer care.

- Timo Kanninen, BC Platforms, Using genomic data for clinical healthcare and research – ”The full vertical”

- Stephen McAmdam, , DNV GL


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Henrik Rindell Lecturer

Chief Medical Officer
IBM Nordic 

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Stephen McAdam Lecturer

Global Healthcare Director

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Timo Kanninen Lecturer

Chief Architect, Co-Founder
BC Platforms

Mr. Kanninen is the visionary behind BC Platforms’ data management systems and has long-term experience in software development, genetic epidemiology, statistical genetics, and clinical statistics. Mr. Kanninen has also worked with hospital and occupational health IT systems. Mr. Kanninen is the founder and CEO/CTO of Statwell Oy (1990‐2002). The company provided statistical consultation for LifeScience researchers and pharma as well as developed software for data collection and statistical analyses of personnel and occupational health questionnaires. The company was merged into BC Platforms in 2002. Mr. Kanninen studied information technology and statistics. He is a co-author on 16 scientific articles published in high-level journals.

Moderator TBC Moderator