In 2017 The Atlantic is exploring the state of modern medicine and the science that has revolutionized treatments. This series gathers key stakeholders across the nation to discuss the future of consequential issues including personalized medicine, genomics, biotech innovations and vaccines.
February 21, 2017
- Through the Microscope —
This Boston event examined the medical breakthroughs, including new drug therapies and health technologies, that have accelerated in recent years to transform patient care, turning formerly fatal diseases into chronic ones. Watch here.
April 26, 2017
- Sequencing the Genome —
Digging into how the genetic roadmap is empowering the medical community to find breakthrough treatments, this event in New York City looked at where personalized medicine is headed. Watch here.
August 1, 2017
- Innovation Pipeline —
The Atlantic gathered stakeholders, original thinkers and trailblazers from the nation’s innovation capital of San Francisco to explore what will strengthen the innovation pipeline and what it means to put the bio into biotech. Watch here.
September 27, 2017
- Health + Science —
At Washington Ideas, The Atlantic brought together perspectives from policy and science to explore the state and future of health care in the US and how the public and private sectors can work together. Watch here.
November 9, 2017
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