Alice K Hawkins

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Developing a comprehensive, effective patient-friendly website to enhance decision making in predictive testing for Huntington disease
    Alice K Hawkins Virani
    Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Genet Med 15:466-72. 2013
  2. pmc When access is an issue: exploring barriers to predictive testing for Huntington disease in British Columbia, Canada
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Medical Genetics, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:148-53. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Genetic counseling and the ethical issues around direct to consumer genetic testing
    Alice K Hawkins
    Centre for Applied Ethics, University of British Columbia, 227 6356 Agricultural Road, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z2, Canada
    J Genet Couns 21:367-73. 2012
  4. pmc "Who owns your poop?": insights regarding the intersection of human microbiome research and the ELSI aspects of biobanking and related studies
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Psychology, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, N1G 2W1, Canada
    BMC Med Genomics 4:72. 2011
  5. doi request reprint A grand challenge: providing benefits of clinical genetics to those in need
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Medical Genetics, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Genet Med 13:197-200. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Biobanks: importance, implications and opportunities for genetic counselors
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Genet Couns 19:423-9. 2010

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Developing a comprehensive, effective patient-friendly website to enhance decision making in predictive testing for Huntington disease
    Alice K Hawkins Virani
    Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Child and Family Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Genet Med 15:466-72. 2013
    ..The main objective of this project was to develop a patient-friendly, comprehensive, accessible Web-based tool to provide accurate information about testing for Huntington disease...
  2. pmc When access is an issue: exploring barriers to predictive testing for Huntington disease in British Columbia, Canada
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Medical Genetics, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:148-53. 2013
    ..The study findings underscore the need for us to rethink and personalize the way we deliver such services to improve access issues to prevent inequities in the health care system...
  3. doi request reprint Genetic counseling and the ethical issues around direct to consumer genetic testing
    Alice K Hawkins
    Centre for Applied Ethics, University of British Columbia, 227 6356 Agricultural Road, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z2, Canada
    J Genet Couns 21:367-73. 2012
    ..Ultimately this will help ensure that the public enjoys the benefits of an increasingly genetic based healthcare system...
  4. pmc "Who owns your poop?": insights regarding the intersection of human microbiome research and the ELSI aspects of biobanking and related studies
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Psychology, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, N1G 2W1, Canada
    BMC Med Genomics 4:72. 2011
    ..While the social, ethical, and legal implications of biobanking and large scale data sharing are already complicated enough, they may be further compounded by research on the human microbiome...
  5. doi request reprint A grand challenge: providing benefits of clinical genetics to those in need
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Medical Genetics, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, Child and Family Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Genet Med 13:197-200. 2011
    ..A proactive approach is essential to ensure the potential benefits, and availability of clinical genetics is realized by those in need rather than just those in reach...
  6. doi request reprint Biobanks: importance, implications and opportunities for genetic counselors
    Alice K Hawkins
    Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Genet Couns 19:423-9. 2010
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