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Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Genomics and the Public's Health in the 21st Century; Hernandez LM, editor. Implications of Genomics for Public Health: Workshop Summary. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2005.

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Implications of Genomics for Public Health: Workshop Summary.

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This report has been reviewed in draft form by persons chosen for their diverse perspectives and technical expertise, in accordance with procedures approved by the National Research Council 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 for their review of this report:

  • MICHAEL ERIKSEN, Georgia State University
  • ROXANNE PARROTT, PH.D., Pennsylvania State University
  • BERNIE ROSOF, M.D. F.A.C.P., North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
  • DONNA SPOON, Health Director's Office

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 ROBERT B. WALLACE, M.D., College of Public Health, University of Iowa. 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 committee and the institution.

Copyright © 2005, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK83748


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