Genetic testing uptake in hereditary breast-ovarian cancer syndrome and Lynch syndrome
Learning Areas:Biostatistics, economics
Communication and informatics
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related education
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe the difference in genetic testing uptake between hereditary breast-ovarian cancer syndrome and Lynch syndrome over time; Identify the potential factors associated with the difference.
Keyword(s): Cancer, Genetics
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: More than ten years of collaborative and methodological research experience have allowed me to use my knowledge and skills to advance knowledge in personalized medicine, human genetics, human aging process, Parkinsonâs disease, and HIV-associated diseases. The training I received in the Biostatistics departments at Boston University and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor allow me to work with other investigators to ensure a rigorous study design and accurate analysis.
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