Submission to AGHA on National clinical consent form for genomic testing


Summary

Date: 28 June 2018

The Australian Genomics Health Alliance’s Australian Genomics National Consent Working Group sought feedback and comments on the draft for a national clinical consent form for genomic testing.

The RACGP provided overall and specific comments to the Working Group; notably, that the documents be modified to cover other potential reasons for genomic testing (eg carrier screening, disease-risk assessment, pharmacogenomics testing).