Smit, Amelia K; Keogh, Louise A; Newson, A.J.; Hersch, Jolyn; Butow, Phyllis; Cust, Anne E(Karger (Journal: Public Health Genomics), 2015)
Aim: To explore the potential emotional and behavioural impact of providing information on personalised genomic risk to the public, using melanoma as an example, to aid research translation.
Methods: We conducted four ...
Knowledge brokering is a strategy frequently utilised to increase interaction between policymakers and researchers and build capacity for research. The Sax Institute uses knowledge brokers in one-off brief
Smit, Amelia K; Keogh, Louise A; Hersch, Jolyn; Newson, A.J.; Butow, Phyllis; Williams, Gabrielle; Cust, Anne E(John Wiley & Sons Ltd. (Journal: Health Expectations), 2016-12)
Background: Personalized genomic risk information has the potential
to motivate behaviour change and promote population health,
but the success of this will depend upon effective risk communication