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News Release
Mothers may be able to reduce guilt over their children's inherited obesity guilt by being more careful in the future about their children's diet.
… studies suggest that doctor-patient talks about the genomic underpinnings of obesity can pay off. … There can be … Psychology . Telling overweight women about the likely genomic underpinnings of obesity can also have a positive … The Benefits of Communication … Related Content … Genomic knowledge is power in the fight against obesity … Mothers may …
Archive
… Feb 4 2014 The Big Data To Knowledge Bd2k Initiative … Archive …
Archive
… Ethical, Legal and Social Implications (ELSI) of Genetic Knowledge … Archive …
Staff
​Chris Wellington is a program director for Computational Genomics and Data Science in the NHGRI Office of Genomic Data Science.
… Genomics and Data Science in the NHGRI Office of Genomic Data Science. His primary focus is in the Genome … Common Fund Human Microbiome Project and the Big Data to Knowledge initiative. Mr. Wellington received his … Genomics and Data Science in the NHGRI Office of Genomic Data Science. … Chris Wellington, bioinformatics, …
News Release
NIH issues a final Genomic Data Sharing policy to speed the translation of data into knowledge, improve health and protect patient privacy.
… … The National Institutes of Health has issued a final NIH Genomic Data Sharing (GDS) policy to promote data sharing as a way to speed the translation of data into knowledge, products and procedures that improve health while … large-scale human and non-human projects that generate genomic data. This includes research conducted with the …
Staff
Dr. Chris Gunter is a senior advisor to the NHGRI director on genomics engagement.
…   Evaluate impact and effectiveness of dissemination of genomic knowledge, with a focus on behavioral conditions. Given the … with practitioners to create an evidence base for genomic applications . The Engagement Methods Unit will …
Leadership Initiatives
NHGRI aims to ensure all populations are knowledgeable about and can participate in genomics research.
… is important for everyone to be informed about continuing genomic research and to understand the ethical, legal and … to have DAP training activities (Centers of Excellence in Genomic Science (CEGS), large-scale sequencing centers and … in one or more of the following areas: genome sciences, genomic medicine and genomics and society, in order to …
News Release
This publication and the release of the accompanying data address knowledge gaps across genomics and are certain to have a continuing impact in the field.
… of modern humans, Africa is home to the greatest genomic variation in the world. An important limitation to … groups. In addition to using these data to describe the genomic diversity within Africa with unprecedented breadth, … and the release of the accompanying data address knowledge gaps across genomics and are certain to have a …
Summit
This Summit is a 5-year initiative (2016-2020) designed to help developing nations build and expand their knowledge base, infrastructure, systems, research efforts and technologies in human genetics and genomics.
… designed to help developing nations build and expand their knowledge base, infrastructure, systems, research efforts and … and middle-income nations. Advances in human genetics and genomic research now make it possible to prevent, diagnose … healthcare professionals trained in Medical Genetics and Genomic Medicine, available to address this burden. This …
Healthcare Provider Genomics Education Resource
Discipline-specific genomic competencies are knowledge and skills that a provider needs in order to perform specific functions in genomic healthcare. Competency-based healthcare education is an outcomes-based approach that uses competencies to organize and structure curricula and continuing education.
… Discipline-specific genomic competencies are knowledge and skills that a provider needs in order to perform specific functions in genomic healthcare. Competency-based healthcare education is …