Jim Broach | Director of the Penn State Institute for Personalized Medicine
University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

Jim Broach, Director of the Penn State Institute for Personalized Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

Dr. Broach is Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Penn State Hershey, Director of the Penn State Institute for Personalized Medicine and Professor Emeritus of Princeton University.  Dr. Broach was Professor of Molecular Biology at Princeton University from 1984-2012, where he served as Associate Director of the Lewis Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics and Co-Director of the Center for Computational Biology. Dr. Broach has served as a member of both the Genetics and the Genomics Study Sections and Chair of the Genomics, Computational Biology and Technology Study Section of the National Institutes of Health as well as chair of numerous special emphasis genomics panels.  He was Co-Founder and Director of Research for Cadus Pharmaceuticals from 1992 to 2000. Dr. Broach is a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology and a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.  Dr. Broach has published more than 175 articles in the area of molecular biology and genomics and holds a number of patents in drug discovery technologies.

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BioData West: Day 2 @ 11:20

IT infrastructure to speed the delivery of Precision Medicine into the clinic

  • How to develop an efficient network architecture to empower research across your institution
  • New requirements for the big data era are chancing - how are you preparing 
  • Customized working environments:using multi scenario prioritization to put the dollars back into the researcher’s pocket and save computing power 

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