Office of Research

Center for Genomics and Healthcare Equality

No mission statement available.
Core Services Offered

Characterize the challenges and opportunities in the translation process from genomic discovery to health benefits for medically underserved populations.

Develop methods to build and evaluate university-community and interdisciplinary partnerships, including strategies to identify common ground and promote mutually beneficial research.

Develop and evaluate methods to assist policymakers in assessing the clinical utility and appropriate use of genetic tests

Provide training opportunities to encourage the participation of trainees and researchers from under-represented minorities in the Center's research agenda and other ELSI research.

Stimulate collaborative partnerships that result in additional funded research to address these and related questions.

Funding Information:

National Institutes of Health National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)

Related UW Entities:

School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Department of Genome Sciences, Department of Medical Genetics, Department of Pathology, Department of Pediatrics,
School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Department of Environmental Health, Department of Health Services,
School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutics,
School of Law,
College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Philosophy

Center Details

Director: Burke, Wylie
Location: UDB Suite 305
Year Started: 2004
Administrators / Program Managers: Gold, Dana
Reynolds, Susan
Administering College/School: School of Medicine 
P.I. Home Department: Department of Bioethics and Humanities 
Faculty Involvement: 16