The First International Congress of Personalized Medicine of Iran was held on February 25th and 27th, 2017, at the Conference Center of Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, and in collaboration with Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, National Institute of Engineering and Biotechnology, Iran University of Medical Sciences and the Center for Innovation and Technology Cooperation of the Islamic Republic of Iran. This Congress was attended by 22 keynote speakers and foreign guests from countries such as Sweden, France, Austria, Spain, Russia and Cyprus, as well as prominent Iranian professors, and the latest achievements in the field of Personalized Medicine were discussed. The purpose of this congress was to exchange Scientific information to accelerate the acceptance of Personalized Medicine in various fields of current treatments in the country. At the first International Congress of Personalized Medicine, more than 200 papers had been submitted, which were categorized into lectures and posters based on the peer reviews / journal considerations.

Abstracts were published in the fourth issue of the Personalized Medicine journal.