Monday, November 26, 2018

Very Brief Blog: National Academy of Medicine Report on Genomic Disparities

The National Academy of Medicine runs an ongoing roundtable of events on "Genomics and Precision Health" - home page here.

On November 14, 2018, they released the proceedings of a June conference on "Understanding Disparities in Access to Genomic Medicine."   (I had the chance to chair one of the panels).

  • The conference webpage is here, including video archive and presentations.
  • The conference report is here.
    • Download PDF ebook for free.


In other news, in recent weeks, NAM released a new ebook on "Harnessing Mobile Devices for Nervous System Disorders" - here - and one on "Economics of Microbial Threats," here