eMerge

eMerge

Objective

The eMERGE (electronic medical records and genomics) network (www.gwas.net) is funded by the National Human Genome Research Institute. Cathy McCarty is the Principal Investigator. In the final year of funding, we are completing analyses to describe a pilot study of providing risk assessment information to adults who chose to have genetic testing for age-related macular degeneration, and participating in the interpretation of results from a multi-center study of patient perception of consent to biobanking for research purposes. Pat Conway and Michael Fuchs are Co-Investigators. Contact Cathy McCarty at 218-786-2128 for further information.

Disclosures:

None

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Last Updated: 12/27/2015

Research Study Categories

  • Healthcare Delivery Studies

Specialty

  • Primary Care
Contact
Cathy McCarty at 218-786-2128