Expert Exchange Roundtable - Articles on medical advances
22 Jan 2013
The Swiss Re Centre for Global Dialogue and Swiss Re Life & Health Research & Development, in collaboration with international scientific organisations, are conducting a series of Expert Exchange Roundtables focusing on medical trends and how they impact the future of human longevity.
These collaborations allow Swiss Re to access some of the world’s most prestigious medical
and biotech institutions, including the Harvard School of Public Health, Massachusetts General
Hospital, Biogen Idec, Novartis and others.
The articles are now available in printed form or as downloadable PDF files.
Printed form: The printed articles can be ordered at Global_Dialogue@swissre.com.
Downloadable PDF files: Available articles:
- Personalised medicine
- Home health care technology and innovation
- Alzheimer’s disease: diagnostic and therapeutic developments
- Breast and colorectal cancer
- Next-generation antibodies on the verge of therapeutic breakthroughs
- Stem cells and the future of regenerative medicine
- Nano-based drug delivery
Swiss Re plays an active role in this dialogue, seeking to improve the foundations of our
actuarial and underwriting knowledge. Leading medical and public health experts from a
diverse range of fields provide insights into current health and lifestyle trends; developments
and innovations in medical care and treatment; and how health care systems are evolving
and responding to medical needs.
This series of Expert Exchange Roundtables is one example of a number of events Swiss Re
is organising across the world to help us better understand the dynamics of longevity.