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Genetics Education and Resources for  Social Sciences

Genetics Education and Resources for Social Sciences

This description is taken from the site. The National Coalition for Health Profession Education in Genetics (NCHPEG), with support from the NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Science Research (OBSSR), developed this site to provide sufficient genetics background to allow social and behavioral scientists (SBS) to engage effectively in interdisciplinary research with genetics researchers. The overarching goal of this project is to create an educational program that will improve social scientists' genetics literacy in the following areas: Conversation: users will demonstrate structural genetics literacy, which is defined as the ability to understand genetics conceptual schemes, understand procedural knowledge and skills, and explain genetics concepts in the user's own words. Imagination:... Show More


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