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I International Forum on Personalised Medicine 
The First International Forum on Personalised Medicine will take place on the 2 March 2016 in Warsaw. It is the first project of this magnitude that will gather in one place and time representatives of medical science, pharmaceutical industry, manufacturers of diagnostic equipment, professional and regional associations, as well as politicians and scientists who are interested in the development of personalised medicine in Poland and across the world. The event will be attended by Marta Goląb Gadomska and Gerard Karp.

Discussed issues will include, among others:
the place of personalised medicine in the development of medical sciences
personalised medicine in clinical practice
interdisciplinarity in personalised medicine
ethical conditions and legal environment for the functioning of personalised medicine
financial and organisational challenges for the health care system using the personalised medicine solutions. 

The last item of the forum will be the declaration of the Polish Coalition of Personalised Medicine. The document will be presented by prof. Jacek Fijuth, Chairman of the Polish Society of Oncology. Wierzbowski Eversheds is a founding member of the Coalition.

During the forum the book "Personalised Medicine. Myths, facts, recommendation", edited by Adam Fronczak, will have its premiere. The authors of the chapter "Legal Environment for personalised medicine - chosen aspects" are Marta Gadomska-Gołąb and Gerard Karp.

Event is organised by the Institute for Health Protection, Employers Union of Innovative Pharmaceutical Companies - INFARMA and the Association for Good Clinical Trials Practice in Poland - GCPpl

Honorary patron of the forum is the Health Ministry.

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On 3 March 2017, the fourth edition of the Legal Market Day, a nationwide conference for the legal industry, will be held in Warsaw. Tomasz Zalewski was invited to the group of speakers. 

The Legal Market Day is a conference for lawyers who want to create and develop modern law firms and acquire competencies needed to compete in today's legal services market.

The leading topics this year are: communication, negotiation, internet marketing and management. During the Legal Market Day the organisers will host speakers representing both legal practitioners, academics and experts from consulting companies, who normally support the lawyers in the development of their firms. As emphasised by the initiators of the event, the selection of speakers and mentors was held according to strict criteria - the aim was to create a team which, thanks to its experience and knowledge, will inspire young lawyers to development.

Tomasz Zalewski will give a presentation devoted to the impact of digital technologies on legal services. During his speech he will review the results of the "The Looking Glass Report 2016: Digital Technology and the Enhancement of Legal Services" published by Eversheds in 2016.

The publication, prepared jointly with Winmark, was created on the basis of the opinions of more than 200 people. The majority of the respondents were heads of legal departments of companies from many countries, including Poland. Among the respondents were also private practices lawyers and specialists providing technology solutions for the legal industry.

The conference will be held at the Copernicus Science Centre.

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