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Issues in Genomic Research

Issues in Genomic Research

This course will explore some of the ethical and social issues in genomic research; Specific emphasis will be placed on incidental findings, as well as how to manage such findings/information when they arise within genomic research.

Course code: THEN72

ECTS Credits: 3

Professor: Cornelius Ewuoso

Table of content

 

01 Background
02 Statement of Problem
03 Aim and Objectives

CHAPTER 1.  LITERATURE REVIEW

1.1 Genomic Medicine and Research
1.2 General Methods and Technologies for Genomic Research

1.3 General Issues on Information Management in Genomic Research

CHAPTER 2. INCIDENTAL FINDINGS: CONCEPTUAL CLARIFICATION AND DEBATE

2.1 Research Context versus Clinical Context

2.2 Scope and Extent of Incidental Findings in Genomic Research
2.3 Incidental findings and the Inevitable Questions

CHAPTER 3. SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF ATTITUDES, PRACTICES AND PERSPECTIVES ON INCIDENTAL FINDINGS MANAGEMENT

3.1 Method and Materials

3.2 Data Extraction Process

3.3 Result

CHAPTER 4. HERMENEUTIC DISCUSSION

4.1 Defining Phenomenology
4.2 Explicating the Implicit: A Hermeneutic Phenomenological Unraveling

4.3 Impacts of Returning Incidental findings on Scientific Research

4.4 Resolving the Impasse: A Hermeneutic Phenomenological Proposal
Conclusion
References