Past Event

Beijing Close-door Symposium on Precision Medicine

September 18, 2018
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, No. 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing

On September 18, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invites you to a close-door symposium on precision medicine, in partnership with China AI 30 Forum. Representatives from academic institutions, industry, and investment will convene at the Beijing Center to exchange and share the frontier of medical knowledge on cancer treatment, human genetic diseases, and genomics.

This symposium aims to deepen our understanding on difficulties and challenges in treatment of children's inherited diseases and to provide direction and strategy. In the meantime, this symposium is looking forward to more engagement and collaboration in research with domestic experts in neonatology, pediatric surgery, pediatric neurology, pediatric cardiology, cancer treatment, and genomics.



Wendy Chung, Kennedy Family Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Columbia University

Yufeng Shen, Assistant Professor of Systems Biology and Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University

CHEN Xiaoli, Researcher at China's Capital Institute of Pediatrics

XU Huji, Executive Vice Dean of Tsinghua University School of Clinical Medicine and Vice President of Beijing Tsinghua Changgung Hospital

CUI Hong, Chief of Pediatrics, Beijing Friendship Hospital


Guest Commentators

LIU Xin, Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences 

ZHU Weiguo, Deputy Chief Physician in Internal Medicine and Chief of Information Division, Peking Union Medical College Hospital

WANG Shuqiang, Deputy Director of the Consultant Department, Economic Reference, The Development Research Center of the State Council

CAO Zongfu, Chief of Bioinformatics Division, Research Center at the National Health and Family Planning Commission of PRC

XU Qian, Partner and General Manager of Beijing, Detong Capital

LIU Xiao, Executive Director, Taikang Healthcare Investment Holdings

SHI Guomin, General Manager, HG Capital Healthcare Fund

JIANG Weina, Deputy General Manager, Health Work

XIAO Zhi, Executive Director, SDIC Fund Management

YU Yufei, Research Assistant, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

LIU Xiaohua, Executive Director, Innovation Investment, Guotai Junan Securities

ZENG Hui, Founder, China AI 30 Forum



12:30 - 13:00  Registration

13:00 - 13:05  Opening Remarks

13:05 - 14:30  Presentation

14:30 - 15:30  Round Table Discussion among the Presenters

15:30 - 15:45  Coffee Break

15:45 - 16:15  Round Table Discussion with Industry Representatives

16:15 - 17:00  Summary and Informal Discussion

18:00 - 20:00  Dinner (voluntary participation)