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Issues in Genomic Research

Issues in Genomic Research

A Systematic Review and Hermeneutic Exploration of the Management of Incidental Findings in Genomic Research

Course code: THEN72

ECTS Credits: 3

Professor: Cornelius Ewuoso

Description

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.

Table of content

  1. LITERATURE REVIEW
  2. INCIDENTAL FINDINGS: CONCEPTUAL CLARIFICATION AND DEBATE
  3. SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF ATTITUDES, PRACTICES AND PERSPECTIVES ON INCIDENTAL FINDINGS MANAGEMENT
  4. HERMENEUTIC DISCUSSION