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Keynote Speakers
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Keynote Speakers

Professor Dorret Boomsma
Head and Professor
Department of Biological Psychology
VU University, The Netherlands

Professor Tao Cheng
Director and Professor
State Key Laboratory of Experimental Hematology
Institute of Hematology
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, China

Professor Shu-min Duan
Dean and Professor
School of Medicine
Zhejiang University, China

Professor Reinhard Fässler
Head and Professor
Department of Molecular Medicine
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Germany

Professor Andrew Futreal
Professor, Department of Genomic Medicine
Division of Cancer Medicine
MD Anderson Cancer Center
The University of Texas, USA

Professor Paul Kellam
Virus Genomics Team Leader and Senior Investigator
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK

Professor Nick Martin
Senior Principal Research Fellow
Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Australia

Professor Munir Pirmohamed
NHS Chair of Pharmacogenetics
Head, Department of Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology
The Wolfson Centre for Personalised Medicine
Institute of Translational Medicine
The University of Liverpool, UK

Professor Stephen Quake
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Professor of Bioengineering
Department of Bioengineering
Stanford University, USA

Professor Shin-Ru Shih
Professor, Department of Medicinal Biotechnology and
Laboratory Science & Medicinal Biotechnology
Chang Gung University, Taiwan

Professor Jacquelyn White
Professor, Department of Psychology
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA

Professor Sir Ian Wilmut
Professor of Reproductive Biology
Director, Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Regenerative Medicine
The University of Edinburgh, UK
[2008 Shaw Laureate in Life Science & Medicine]