Implementing a Pharmacogenomics Program in a Large-Scale Rural Based Healthcare System

Recording Date: May 30th
Presenter: Michelle Moore, Natasha Petry, and Jordan Baye, Sanford Imagenetics

Summary of Webinar

Sanford Imagenetics will present implementation strategies for a large-scale rural based pharmacogenomics program focused on pre-emptive testing bringing together internal medicine and primary care medicine with genetics. They describe a unique interdisciplinary team including a variety of roles—pharmacists, geneticists, lab scientists, and genetic counselorsfor the program that spans nine states. They will discuss some of the obstacles the team encountered and how they were able to overcome them.

By attending this webinar, audience members will be able to:

  • Describe the components to implementing pharmacogenomics in a large rural healthcare system
  • Understand the roles different healthcare professionals have in an integrated precision medicine program
  • List different steps to provide education in pharmacogenomics and precision medicine to multiple healthcare professionals
  • Discuss barriers to implementing precision medicine over a large geographic footprint

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