Journal article

Ensuring best practice in genomics education and evaluation: reporting item standards for education and its evaluation in genomics (RISE2 Genomics)

Amy Nisselle, Monika Janinski, Melissa Martyn, Belinda McClaren, Nadia Kaunein, Kristine Barlow-Stewart, Andrea Belcher, John A Bernat, Stephanie Best, Michelle Bishop, June C Carroll, Martina Cornel, Vajira HW Dissanayake, Agnes Dodds, Kate Dunlop, Gunjan Garg, Russell Gear, Debra Graves, Ken Knight, Bruce Korf Show all



PURPOSE: Widespread, quality genomics education for health professionals is required to create a competent genomic workforce. A lack of standards for reporting genomics education and evaluation limits the evidence base for replication and comparison. We therefore undertook a consensus process to develop a recommended minimum set of information to support consistent reporting of design, development, delivery, and evaluation of genomics education interventions. METHODS: Draft standards were derived from literature (25 items from 21 publications). Thirty-six international experts were purposively recruited for three rounds of a modified Delphi process to reach consensus on relevance, clarity, c..

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Awarded by Australian National Health & Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program and a grant from the Australian National Health & Medical Research Council (GNT1113531). We thank Erin Crellin, The University of Melbourne, for her contributions to the early stages of this work.