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Institute of Medicine (US) Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health. Diffusion and Use of Genomic Innovations in Health and Medicine: Workshop Summary. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2008.

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This report has been reviewed in draft form by individuals chosen for their diverse perspectives and technical expertise, in accordance with procedures approved by the National Research Council’s Report Review Committee. The purpose of this independent review is to provide candid and critical comments that will assist the institution in making its published report as sound as possible and to ensure that the report meets institutional standards for objectivity, evidence, and responsiveness to the study charge. The review comments and draft manuscript remain confidential to protect the integrity of the deliberative process. We wish to thank the following individuals for their review of this report:

Geoffrey Ginsburg, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Institute for Genomic Sciences & Policy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

David R. Nerenz, Ph.D., Director, Center for Health Services Research, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan

Bernard M. Rosof, M.D., Senior Vice President for Health Affairs, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health, Great Neck, New York

Sandra Suther, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Behavioral Science & Health Education, Institute of Public Health, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, Florida

Although the reviewers listed above have provided many constructive comments and suggestions, they were not asked to endorse the final draft of the report before its release. The review of this report was overseen by Bradford H. Gray, Ph.D., Editor, The Milbank Quarterly, Principal Research Associate, The Urban Institute. Appointed by the Institute of Medicine, he was responsible for making certain that an independent examination of this report was carried out in accordance with institutional procedures and that all review comments were carefully considered. Responsibility for the final content of this report rests entirely with the author and the institution.

Copyright © 2008, National Academy of Sciences.
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