National Consumer Network for Genetics Education

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National Consumer Network for Genetics Education: The Genetic Services Branch programs are structured to increase knowledge of the genetic contribution to health and disease and to facilitate the early identification of individuals with heritable conditions and integrate them into systems of care that are comprehensive, accessible, available, affordable, acceptable, population and community-based, culturally appropriate and family-centered and to increase knowledge of the genetic contribution to health and disease upon which services are developed. One goal of the program is to improve the publics genetic literacy. Genetic literacy includes knowing about benefits, risks, and limitations of genetic screening and testing, as well as the implications of medical genetic information in an health care setting. This project supports the Genetic Services Branchs mission and goals through an initiative that will further the publics understanding of the use of genetic medicine. The purpose of this cooperative agreement is to support a national network for genetic community-based organizations to implement genetic education based upon actual need assessments of their communities stakeholders and to increase the communitys capacity for genetic education, services and policy support by the development and dissemination of educational materials to underserved and under-represented communities. The central activities would include: dissemination of education materials; implementation of models for community coalition sustainability and development; and dissemination of guiding principles for identification and responding to genetic education and resource needs of underserved communities in an ongoing culturally sensitive manner.
Federal Grant Title: National Consumer Network for Genetics Education
Federal Agency Name: Health Resources and Services Administration
Grant Categories: Health
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: HRSA-05-026
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 93.110
CFDA Descriptions: Maternal and Child Health Federal Consolidated Programs
Current Application Deadline: No deadline provided
Original Application Deadline: Jan 23, 2005
Posted Date: Oct 08, 2004
Creation Date: Oct 08, 2004
Archive Date: Feb 23, 2005
Total Program Funding: $700,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award:
Minimum Federal Grant Award:
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility
As cited in 42 CFR Part 51 a. 3(a) any public or private entity, including an Indian tribe or Tribal organization (as those terms are defined in 25 U.S.C. 450(b) is eligible to apply for Federal Funding.
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