Reports and Articles

January 28, 2011

Enabling Personalized Medicine through Health Information Technology

Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings Report

September 24, 2010

Online Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing: Issues and Policy Options

Genome Canada, Policy Brief

November 12, 2009

Pharmacogenetics: Opportunities and Challenges for Health Innovation

The OECD is a unique forum where the governments of 30 democracies work together
to address the economic, social and environmental challenges of globalisation. This OECD Report reviews the use of pharmacogenetics across all stages of the health innovation cycle from research through to uptake by doctors and patients. It focuses on how to optimise the use of pharmacogenetics to deliver effective innovations for public health, and design policies that enhance their economic and social benefits.

May 1, 2009

The Case for Personalized Medicine

Published by the Personalized Medicine Coalition, this report details how personalized medicine plays an increasingly integral role in delivering high-quality, cost-effective health care and presents evidence that personalized medicine will continue to grow in importance as scientific breakthroughs are translated into a new generation of targeted therapeutics.

December 14, 2008

Ensuring Access to High Quality Molecular Oncology Laboratory Testing and Clinical Cancer Genetic Services in Ontario

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Molecular Oncology Task Force Report

September 1, 2008

Priorities for Personalized Medicine

President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) Report