Paper on the Impact of Personalised Medicine and Genomics on the Insurance Industry
The IAA recently published a paper on the impact of personalised medicine and genomics on the insurance industry, which was developed by the Health Committee. Personalised medicine, which tailors medical treatment to the individual characteristics of each patient, is attracting serious attention at many levels internationally. The paper discusses personalised medicine, the future of genomics, current challenges, the impact of genomics on the insurance industry and recommendations for actuaries.
Actuarial Standards Committee
Work on model International Standards of Actuarial Practice (ISAPs) has progressed since our last report in April. On June 29, the ASC issued the exposure draft of its Proposed Revision to International Standard of
Actuarial Practice 1—General Actuarial Practice with a comment period of four months.
Meet our new Web Developer!
We would like to welcome Rabia Sajjad to the IAA Secretariat as our new web developer.
The IAA Staff pays it forward
On August 30th, IAA staff spent the day helping with the construction of a home for Habitat for Humanity; a non-profit organization that work’s towards a world where everyone has a safe and decent place to live.