Genetic testing: Employee perk or privacy hazard?
Researchers from the University of Michigan and the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine will lead an interdisciplinary, multi-institution study of the ethical, legal and social implications of workplace genomic testing in the United States. The study is funded through a four-year $3.3 million grant from the National Human Genome Research Institute of the National Institutes of Health. Charles Lee, professor and scientific director of the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine and CBSSM's Scott Roberts are co-principal investigtors. CBSSM's Kayte Spector-Bagdady and Wendy Uhlmann are also collaborating on this project.
More details about the grant can be found here.