Advertisement

Topics

Should 'Omics' education be a part of allied health profession curricula?

07:00 EST 5th February 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Should 'Omics' education be a part of allied health profession curricula?"

Sequencing of human genome followed by monumental progress in omics sciences within last two decades has made personalized nutrition for better health is a reality for near future. The complexity of underlying science in making personalized nutrition recommendation has led to the need for training of health care providers. The International Society of Nutrigenetics/Nutrigenomics (ISNN) has mission to increase the understanding among both professionals and the general public of the role of genetic variation and nutrients in gene expression. To bring this mission to fruition, we need trained healthcare professionals ready to educate public. With this in mind, we have surveyed allied health students for their omics knowledge, desire to learn more and their perception of the need of omics education. The results show a need for training in omics in all allied health disciplines and desire of the students to learn more.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Genomics
ISSN: 1089-8646
Pages:

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [19601 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Mindfulness in allied health and social care professional education: a scoping review.

Investigations into the use of mindfulness with allied health and social care students, many of whom ultimately work in rehabilitation settings, is in the nascent stages and no systematic mapping of t...

An Adapted Framework for Incorporating the Social Determinants of Health into Predoctoral Dental Curricula.

Social determinants of health (SDH) impact the overall health and well-being of the entire population. It is imperative to train future health care professionals to develop an understanding of the imp...

Validation of an Instrument for Measuring Professional Behaviors Across Students Enrolled in Allied Health Professional Programs.

Students enrolled in professional education programs preparing for a career in a healthcare need to learn knowledge, skills, and a wide range of professional attributes. However, the nature of clinica...

Professional Identity of Allied Health Staff.

Professional identity of healthcare staff is a key factor in the functioning of interprofessional teams leading to positive and negative impacts in the modern healthcare environment. This cross-sectio...

Health and Safety Education in Auto Body Collision and Machine Tool Technology Programs in Vocational Colleges: Challenges and Opportunities.

Collision repair, machining, and metal manufacturing are industries with a large percentage of small businesses whose owners face unique challenges implementing health and safety regulatory requiremen...

Clinical Trials [8359 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Peer-led Psycho-education for Schizophrenia

Profession-led psycho-education programs for people with schizophrenia are evidenced to improve patients' knowledge about the illness, mental state and relapse rate. Nevertheless, other be...

A Multi-omics Study of Adenomyosis

This study aims to analyze the multi-omics results between eutopic endometrium, adenomyosis and endometriosis of patients diagnosed of adenomyosis with and without endometriosis. The multi...

A Multi-omics Study of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer

This study aims to analyze the multi-omics results between epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) patient with different FIGO stages and pathological subtypes. The multi-omics profiles include wh...

Omics Signature in the Diagnosis of Hypertension

The purpose of this study is to assess the validity and usefulness of omics signatures for improved identification and risk stratification of patients with endocrine hypertension and strat...

Telehealth Allied Health Care With People Who Have Parkinson's Disease Living in Rural Nevada and Wyoming

The investigators have developed a three-part allied health care intervention to be delivered via telehealth. These interventions are usually provided face-to-face. Telehealth access to he...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Education and training in PUBLIC HEALTH for the practice of the profession.

Formal education and training in preparation for the practice of a profession.

Research carried out by nurses that uses interviews, data collection, observation, surveys, etc., to evaluate nursing, health, clinical, and nursing education programs and curricula, and which also demonstrates the value of such evaluation.

Education centers authorized by the Comprehensive Health Manpower Training Act, 1971, for the training of health personnel in areas where health needs are the greatest. May be used for centers other than those established by the United States act.

Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

DNA sequencing
DNA sequencing is the process of determining the precise order of nucleotides within a DNA molecule. During DNA sequencing, the bases of a small fragment of DNA are sequentially identified from signals emitted as each fragment is re-synthesized from a ...

Bioinformatics
Bioinformatics is the application of computer software and hardware to the management of biological data to create useful information. Computers are used to gather, store, analyze and integrate biological and genetic information which can then be applied...

Women's Health
Women's Health - key topics include breast cancer, pregnancy, menopause, stroke Follow and track Women's Health News on BioPortfolio: Women's Health News RSS Women'...


Searches Linking to this Article