Applied Genomics and Public Health
  • Release Date : 13 November 2019
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Categories : Medical
  • Pages : 404 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128136966
  • ISBN 10 : 0128136960
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Synopsis : Applied Genomics and Public Health written by George P. Patrinos, published by Academic Press which was released on 13 November 2019. Download Applied Genomics and Public Health Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Applied Genomics and Public Health examines the interdisciplinary and growing area of how evidence-based genomic knowledge can be applied to public health, population health, healthcare and health policies. The book gathers experts from a variety of disciplines, including life sciences, social sciences, and health care to develop a comprehensive overview of the field. In addition, the book delves into subjects such as pharmacogenomics, genethics, big data, data translation and analysis, economic evaluation, genomic awareness and education, sociology, pricing and reimbursement, policy measures and economic evaluation in genomic medicine. This book is essential reading for researchers and students exploring applications of genomics to population and public health. In addition, it is ideal for those in the biomedical sciences, medical sociologists, healthcare professionals, nurses, regulatory bodies and health economists interested in learning more about this growing field. Explores the growing application of genomics to population and public health Features internationally renowned contributors from a variety of related fields Contains chapters on important topics such as genomic data sharing, genethics and public health genomics, genomics and sociology, and regulatory aspects of genomic medicine and pharmacogenomics