• Digital-Health-Conference-2020

Invited SpeakersProfile Details

Dr. Malak Abedalthagafi
Dr. Malak Abedalthagafi Dr Malak Abed AlThagafi is an American board certified physician-scientist in Clinical Pathology, Anatomical Pathology, Neuropathology, and Molecular Genetics Pathology.

Biography

Dr Malak Abed AlThagafi is an American board certified physician-scientist in Clinical Pathology, Anatomical Pathology, Neuropathology, and Molecular Genetics Pathology. She studied and worked in world renowned universities like Georgetown, University of California San Francisco, Stanford, Johns Hopkins and Harvard. She is a national and international awards winner in her field and published over 100 original and conferences papers. She is selected in 2018 and 2019 as one of the most powerful people around the globe in Pathology and lab medicine by the British pathologist magazine. Currently, She is the director and primary investigator of the Saudi Human genome lab at King Fahad medical city (KFMC) in Riyadh, Assistant research professor at King Abdulaziz city of science and technology (KACST) and founder of CID ( Genomic Startup Company) . Her hope is to improve the application of personalized medicine and targeted therapy.

All sessions by Dr. Malak Abedalthagafi

  • Day 1Monday, January 20th
Session 1 : Digital Health and vision 2030 (Chair Prof. Takashi Gojobori)
10:25 am

CHAIRMAN'S SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER: How can genetics, genomics, and related technologies create value and increase efficiency of R&D?

The rise of genomics technologies over the past two decades has enabled the high-throughput interrogation of the entire human genetic complement. We can also now interrogate the whole human exome or genome , which reveals which genes are actively being converted into their protein products at a particular time or under specific conditions (such as healthy vs. diseased states). Such technologies have also facilitated the advent of a whole new field of human

Building 19, Hall 1 10:25 - 10:55 Details

3:45 pm

PANEL DISCUSSION - (Moderator - Takashi Gojobori) (Co-Moderator - Fadwa Attiga)

Building 20 15:45 - 16:45 Details