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Journalism Grants

Funding For:

Ethics, Oversight and Patient Impact in the Age of Personalized Medicine


Recipient:

The Eye from the New England Center for Investigative Reporting

Grant Period:

Jan 01, 2016 - Dec 31, 2016

AMOUNT:

$35,000.00

Summary of the Project:

A NIHCM Foundation Journalism Grant will support the New England Center for Investigative Reporting's watchdog reporting on the genetics field and its impact on health care quality and costs.

About the Grantee:

The New England Center for Investigative Reporting is an independent nonprofit news outlet affiliate with Boston University and based at the studios of WGBH News (PBS & NPR, Boston). Its mission is to hold the powerful accountable with high-impact reporting in the public interest and to train a new generation of investigative journalists.

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Genetic tests are everywhere, but how reliable are they?

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'Biorights' Rise: Donors Demand Control of Their Samples

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Author: Beth Daley & Ellen Cranley, The Boston Globe

November 05, 2016

The rise of bio-rights: Patients demand control, get cash for DNA samples

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Author: Beth Daley, The Huffington Post

October 10, 2016

The Rise Of "Biorights": Patients Demand Cash, Control For Donating DNA

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Author: Beth Daley & Ellen Cranley, Fast Company

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The Rise Of Bio-Rights: Patients Demand Control, Get Cash For DNA Samples

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Author: Beth Daley & Ellen Cranley, WGBH News

March 06, 2016

When baby is due, genetic counselors seen downplaying false alarms

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Author: Beth Daley, The Boston Globe

March 07, 2016

When Baby Is Due, Genetic Counselors Seen Downplaying False Alarms

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Author: Beth Daley, The Huffington Post

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When Baby is Due, Genetic Counselors Seen Downplaying False Alarms

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Author: Beth Daley, WGBH News

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Why Are Genetic Counselors Downplaying False Alarms?

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When baby is due, genetic counselors seen downplaying false alarms

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Author: Beth Daley, STAT

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There's No Guarantee that Genetic Tests Are Accurate

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Questionable calls? Genetic counselors seen as downplaying false alarms

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