Clinical Trial

Transition from Research to Disclosure in Human Genetics

Study Description

Transition From Research to Disclosure in Human Genetics

The goal of this study is to design a means of providing research families, from diverse geographical locations, the chance to receive genetic testing after having been educated by video, and meetings or telephone conversations with a genetic counselor/study professional. This is an investigational study. About 800 people will be offered genetic testing. This study is being performed only at MD Anderson.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Genetic Counseling

Genetic counseling conducted in person, by telephone with an M. D. Anderson Genetic Counselor, or with a local Genetic Counselor in conference with the M. D. Anderson Genetic Counselor.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Transition From Research to Disclosure in Human Genetics

Clinical Trial ID

NCT00505466

ParticipAid ID

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