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Interpreting for Pediatric Genetics Curriculum Now Available!
The second curriculum for healthcare interpreters developed by the National Coordinating Center (NCC) is now available! NCC partnered with Ms.Cynthia Roat and the Healthcare Interpreter Network (HCIN) to develop three genetics specific curriculum for healthcare interpreters. Curriculum topics:
- Prenatal Genetics (first curriculum)
- Pediatric Genetics (second curriculum)
- Developmental Delay Genetics (in process)
Considerations for Community Stakeholder Compensation
The Genetic Alliance released a New Guide to People-Centered Research. "Investigators often plan for reimbursing stakeholders’ direct costs such as project-related transportation and lodging; however, stakeholder partners rarely receive adequate compensation for their time, expertise, and contributions." Read their recommended steps for developing guidelines.