Research Model Aligned with Goals of National Precision Medicine Initiative- The San Diego Blood Bank (SDBB) today announced it is launching a model program to enable community volunteers to participate in genomics research. The goal of the pilot is ultimately aligned with the goal of enabling volunteers to participate in the Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI), which was announced by President Obama in his 2015 State of the Union Address. The PMI is intended “to bring us closer to curing diseases like cancer and diabetes – and to give all of us access to the personalized information we need to keep ourselves and our families healthier.” Read the full article.
Make plans now to attend the Chargers Drive XXXVII, presented by San Diego County Credit Union, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Town and Country Resort Hotel & Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle South, in San Diego's Mission Valley area. Read the full article.