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HHS 2008 Report on Personalized Medicine

On Friday, November 14th, 2008 Secretary Leavitt and the Department of Health and Human Services released their 2008 Report on Personalized Medicine entitled, "Personalized Health Care: Pioneers, Partnerships, Progress". This year's report focuses on...

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The BIG Health Consortium™ is a public-private partnership comprised of all the key stakeholders in health care with the mission to demonstrate—in real settings, in real time—the essential unity of research and care and to model a new approach in which clinical care, clinical research, and scientific discovery are linked to achieve personalized medicine and improved clinical outcomes.

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Ken Buetow Blogs on: BIG Health Consortium

Creating the regulatory framework we need
Feb 09, 2009
"In recent days, there have been misguided criticisms… [suggesting] that we can meet our enormous tests with half-steps and piecemeal measures… I reject these theories" President Barack Obama, Washington Post, February 5th, 2009 The Obama Administration's attempt to create the 21st century government "we want" has again confronted the 20th century government "we have". The [...]READ THE FULL ARTICLE | READ ALL ARTICLES

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi; you're my only hope.
Jan 25, 2009
"The question we ask today is not whether our government is too big or too small, but whether it works" President Barack Obama, Inauguration Speech, 2009 A wave of change is breaking over the United States...
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