Human Genetics and EMR Focus Groups

Six focus groups were held two in each location Richmond Fairfax and Charlottesville VA. The groups discussed the pros and cons of using an electronic tool to share personal health information with others who might be affected by the same genetic traits. The tool would also offer medically sound guidance and suggestions. Participants were adults randomly recruited from Richmond Fairfax and Charlottesville VA areas
Sample
residents of the three target areas
Principal Investigators
Tom Guterbock
Sponsor
Ruth Bernheim
Project ID
10.25
Year
2010