May 22, 2017
Peter White
Using Genomic Medicine to Accelerate Discovery and Diagnoses

Precision medicine is a new approach to healthcare where medical treatment is tailored by a patient’s unique genetic makeup. Nationwide Children’s Hospital is using state of the art technologies to sequence and rapidly analyze the genome, leading to improved diagnosis and new discoveries in diseases such as congenital heart defects, pediatric cancer and rare genetic syndromes. The are working towards a future where precision medicine is part of the everyday practice of pediatric healthcare.