Bill is the Chief Scientific Officer at Yourgene Health, formerly Premaitha Health and he was the Chief Executive Officer of Yourgene Bioscience, which he founded. After completing his PhD at University of Melbourne, Australia, Dr Chang joined Academia Sinica in 2007 as a research specialist and established the bioinformatics core facility at the Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology. In 2010, Bill established Yourgene Bioscience to provide Next Generation Sequencing and bioinformatics services. He co-founded Sofiva Genomics in 2012 to provide prenatal genetic testing services. He is now also an Honorary Fellow at the Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Melbourne. Bill actively presents technical results at many international conferences including at The Ion World Tour in Singapore, Thailand and Taiwan.
Researchers have long been recognizing the uniqueness of women’s health and the substantial effect on clinical practice, acknowledging the increasing appreciation of the importance of multidisciplinary approaches to health and disease. In every organ system, there are diseases that are unique to women, more common in women than in men, or characterized by differences in disease course in women compared with men. This session will include the effect of women’s health on the following topics: