Journal article

Experience of Asian males communicating cardiac genetic risk within the family

Sylvia Kam, Yasmin Bylstra, Laura Forrest, Ivan Macciocca, Roger Foo

Journal of Community Genetics | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2018


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was completed in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Master of Genetic Counselling, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and was supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program.Sylvia Kam was supported by POLARIS @ SingHealth to undertake the Master of Genetic Counselling. POLARIS (Personalised OMIC Lattice for Advanced Research and Improving Stratification) is a collaboration between the Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Singapore Health Services (SingHealth).This work was also in part supported by a grant from the National Medical Research Council and a National University Health System (NUHS) Seed Fund that went towards setting up the ICC clinic at the National University Heart Centre Singapore (NUHCS).