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  • Grant Abstract

    Genetic Testing, Disabilities, and the Quality of Life

    This study will examine the significance accorded to disability in judgements about quality and value of human lives, focusing on two domains in which such judgments are of central importance…
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    Public Health and Genetics

    This project will explore the breadth of current efforts to structure public health practice to respond to advances in genetics, analyzing these efforts for their consistency with existing public…
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    Social and Policy Issues in Genetic Technology Transfer

    The broad goal of the research proposal is to identify factors that either promote or inhibit the development, by scientists, of new genetic technologies relevant to health care and to consider the…
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    Genes, Disease and Stigma: A Study of Public Attitudes and Beliefs

    Stigma and discrimination are recognized as potentially important social consequences of advances in genetic information. This broadly conceived study of stigma will focus on public attitudes,…
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    Beliefs among Whites and African-Americans about Genetic Causes for Gender, Class and Race Differences: Social-Political Educational Implications

    This study will examine how the public conceptualizes human genetic mechanisms and interprets and uses this information. The major goals of this study are to 1) document the general character of the…
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    Genetic Knowledge and Attitudes in Alzheimer's Disease

    This project addresses the ethical, legal, and social implications of Alzheimer's disease (AD) genetics from the critical perspective of a group at high risk for the disease: currently…
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    Computer Education for Breast Cancer Genetic Testing

    The long term goal of this project is to improve patient understanding about breast cancer risk and genetic testing. This project will conduct a clinical trial to evaluate the effectiveness of a CD-…
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    Social Construction of Benefit in Gene Transfer Research

    The purpose of this study is to determine how the prospect of direct benefit to research subjects in gene transfer research (GTR) (usually called 'gene therapy') is understood and discussed…
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    Risk Evaluation and Education for Alzheimer's Disease (REVEAL IV)

    Project Summary/Abstract - The Risk Evaluation and Education for Alzheimer's Disease (REVEAL) Study is an ongoing series of multi-site randomized controlled trials that provide empirical data to…
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    Risk Evaluation and Education for Alzheimer's Disease (II)

    The Risk Evaluation and Education for Alzheimer's Disease (REVEAL) Study is an ongoing, multi-site research project that is designed to evaluate the psychological and behavioral impact of…