The Future of Personalized Medicine at the Illumina Theater/Alexandria

 SAN DIEGO, Calif. – October 28, 2016 – The latest STEAM Leadership Series event will introduce 250 San Diego Unified middle and high school students to “The Future of Personalized Medicine” on Friday, October 28th from 9:00 AM PT – 10:30 AM PT at the Illumina Theater/Alexandria. Students will learn about STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) career experiences from keynoters Dr. Eric Topol, Chief Academic Officer of Scripps Health, author of The Creative Destruction of Medicine and The Patient Will See You Now, Dr. Stephen Kingsmore, President and CEO of Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine, and Dawn Barry, Vice President of Marketing for Applied Genomics at Illumina, the San Diego company that leads the world in genetic sequencing.