Personalised Medicine and Resource Allocation Conference

Christine Lu

Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute.

 

 

Christine Lu

Economic Evaluation of Gene Panels & Sequencing Technologies: What can we learn from CEAs of Whole-Body CT Screening?

Whole-body CT scans and whole genome sequencing share a similar concept of examining virtually any part of the body to detect a tumour or other abnormality, or predict disease risk. The presentation identifies several approaches used in economic evaluations of whole-body CT scans that may help to refine methodological approaches to conducting economic evaluation of whole genome sequencing.