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Welcome to the DPH office of genomics. Connecticut State Department of Public Health. https://portal.ct.gov/DPH/Genomics/Genomics-Home/Public-Health-Genomics. Accessed August 4, 2020.
New family health history projects focus on Alaska Native, Appalachian communities. Acting Surgeon General urges Americans to know their family health histories. NIH, National Human GenomeResearch Institute. https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/new-family-health-history-projects-focus-alaska-native-appalachian- communities. Updated November 24, 2014. Accessed August 4, 2020.
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- The KinFact intervention - a randomized controlled trial to increase family communication about cancer history.J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2014; 23: 806-816https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2014.4754
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- Start the conversation’: the New South Wales (Australia) family health history campaign.Public Health Genomics. 2010; 13: 301-309https://doi.org/10.1159/000253121
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- Developing shared appraisals of diabetes risk through family health history feedback: the case of Mexican-heritage families.Ann Behav Med. 2018; 52: 262-271https://doi.org/10.1093/abm/kax037
- Evaluation findings from genetics and family health history community-based workshops for African Americans.J Community Genet. 2012; 3: 1-12https://doi.org/10.1007/s12687-011-0068-7
- Motivating intentions to adopt risk-reducing behaviours for chronic diseases: impact of a public health tool for collecting family health histories.Health Promot J Austrr. 2011; 22: 57-62https://doi.org/10.1071/he11057
- Iona college community centered family health history project: lessons learned from student focus groups.J Genet Couns. 2012; 21: 127-135https://doi.org/10.1007/s10897-011-9392-7
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- Using a family history intervention to improve cancer risk perception in a black community.J Genet Couns. 2011; 20: 639-649https://doi.org/10.1007/s10897-011-9389-2
- Pilot trial of an electronic family medical history in U.S. faith-based communities.J Prim Care Community Health. 2014; 5: 198-201https://doi.org/10.1177/2150131914524441
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