S1: The Value of Collaborative Models and Partnerships for Advancing Precision Health

The Value of Collaborative Models and Partnerships for Advancing Precision Health, OpenTox USA 2018
PRESENTING AUTHOR: 

Sara Imhof

INSTITUTION / COMPANY : 

North Carolina Biotechnology Center, Durham, NC

POSITION: 

Senior Director

ABSTRACT CONTENT / DETAILS: 

Collaboration and partnership are critical for the advancement of the field of precision health. The opportunities for precision health to positively impact clinical outcomes and population health are vast and can be catalyzed with committed partners leveraging assets and resources.  Success will come sooner and be greater when precision health stakeholders work together to catalyze research and innovation, support translation and implementation, and develop policy for improved outcomes and efficiencies. Collaborations of all kinds and scopes can be meaningful: local and limited as well as those with bolder visions requiring interdisciplinary or international partners.