Yearly, zetabytes of clinical and health research data are produced of which only parts can be used globally due to management, technical and ethics reasons, among others. There is a wide potential to have all this information properly managed and Findable, Accessible, Interoperable and Reusable, for the benefit of citizens and society.

Forum Value Creation for Healthcare System’s Genomics Data will join experts from healthcare, research, bioinformatics and data management, and ethics fields to share and discuss their views and their institutions priorities towards data management and the creation of value for citizens and society. There will be time to engage with the panel of experts to share your ideas and concerns.

This event requires previous registration. To do so, please visit the i3S website.


16:00 Welcome and Presentation of
Ana Portugal Melo, Executive Director of and Deputy Head of Node of ELIXIR PT

Round Table: Challenges and Opportunities for value creation from Biological Data
Moderator: José Pereira Leal, Executive Director of Ophiomics

Manuel Teixeira, Director of Genetics Service, IPO-Porto
Ana Sofia Carvalho, Director of Instituto de Bioética, Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Astrid Vicente, National Coordinator of One Million Genomes Initiative
Noémia Afonso, Oncologist, CHUP - Hospital de Santo António
Ana Portugal Melo, Executive Director of and Deputy Head of Node of ELIXIR PT

17h30 Networking cocktail

Please register previously here.




Auditorium Corino de Andrade, i3S, Porto
R. Alfredo Allen 208
4200-135 Porto

Event Type
Meetings and conferences