Friday, September 4, 2020

Very Brief Blog: GAO Releases Reports on Genetic Counselors, Geneticists; and on COVID Federal Response; NAM on COVID Vaccine Distribution

GAO released two reports highly relevant to the lab industry in the last few weeks.

  • See GAO's 36-page report on the national workforce for genetic counselors and medical geneticists - home page here.
  • See GAO's 44-page report on "Federal Response to the Pandemic," home page here.
A different topic, but also of federal interest, National Academy of Medicine released a draft report on how best to allocate COVID vaccines - here.  The public comment was brief, September 1-4, although it does run til midnight on September 4.  It tallies 115 pages.