Conferences and symposiums

IV Symposium Sex, Gender and Drugs

2015-09-1812:00 to 16:30 Nanna Swartz AulaKarolinska University Hospital, SolnaCentre for Gender Medicine
IV Symposium Sex, Gender and Drugs

IV Symposium Sex, Gender and Drugs

IV Symposium Sex, Gender and Drugs

 

The KI Centre for Gender Medicine will host:

4rd Symposium Sex, gender and drugs

September 18th, at Nanna Swartz Aula, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Stockholm

In collaboration with:

  • Stockholm County Council
  • Karolinska University Hospital
  • Food and Drug Agency, USA

Program

12:30-13:00 Coffee and Registration

13:00-13:05 Welcome  

Prof. Karin Schenck-Gustafsson, MD, Centre for Gender Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm County Council and Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital

13.05-13.15 Introduction

Assoc. Prof. Fredrik Gadler, MD, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital

Part I

Chair: Prof. Paul Hjemdahl, Department of Pharmacology, Karolinska University Hospital

13:15-13:45 State-of-the art lecture: QT-prolonging drugs

Prof. Pamela Scott, PhD, Office of Woman’s Health, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Washington DC, USA

13:45-14:00 The problem now and then

Prof. Karin Schenck-Gustafsson, Centre for Gender Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm County Council and Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital

14:00-14:20    Gender aspects of interventions of arrhythmias  

Assoc. Prof. Per Insulander, MD, Department of Cardiology, Karolinska University Hospital

14:20-14:40    Coffee - break

Part 2

Chair: Assoc. Prof. Björn Wettermark, Stockholm County Council, Karolinska Institutet

14:40-15:05 How to implement Gender Pharmacology in the Medical Curriculum

Prof. Margarethe Hochleitner, MD, Department of Cardiology, Innsbruck University, Austria

15:05-15:35 Women´s Health Research and Education in the US

Prof. Marjorie Jenkins, MD, Office of Woman’s Health, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Washington DC. USA

15:35-15:50   Sex and gender aspects of drug utilization-building up a new knowledge bank “The Gender Button”

Assoc. Prof. Mia von Euler, MD, Department of Pharmacology, Karolinska University Hospital

15.50 -16.20    How to implement evidence based medicine and research – two case studies at the Stockholm County Council

Seher Korkmaz, MD, PhD HSF

Tero Shemeikka, MD, HSF

16.20-16.30     Discussion and closing remarks

Assoc. Prof. Karolina Kublickiene, MD, Centre for Gender Medicine, Karolinska Institutet and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Karolinska University Hospital

 

Registration

The admission for Sex, Gender and Drugs is free although we require registration. Please fill in this online form.

Links

CardiologyCardiovascular DiseasesGender medicine