eMERGE is a national network organized and funded by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) that combines DNA biorepositories with electronic medical record (EMR) systems for large scale, high-throughput genetic research in support of implementing genomic medicine.
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Recent Publications
Robinson JR, Carroll RJ, Bastarache L, Chen Q, Denny JC, et al. Association of Genetic Risk of Obesity with Postoperative Complications Using Mendelian Randomization. World journal of surgery. 2020 Jan;44(1):84-94.
Weitzel KW, Duong BQ, Arwood MJ, Owusu-Obeng A, Horowitz CR, et al. A stepwise approach to implementing pharmacogenetic testing in the primary care setting. Pharmacogenomics. 2019 Oct;20(15):1103-1112.
Shang N, Liu C, Rasmussen LV, Ta CN, Weng C, et al. Making work visible for electronic phenotype implementation: Lessons learned from the eMERGE network. Journal of biomedical informatics. 2019 Nov;99:103293.
Dumitrescu L, Barnes LL, Thambisetty M, Beecham G, Hohman TJ, et al. Sex differences in the genetic predictors of Alzheimer's pathology. Brain : a journal of neurology. 2019 Sep 1;142(9):2581-2589.
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The Notice of Special Interest (NOSI) on Development of Statistical, Population Genetics, and Computational Methods Related to Polygenic Prediction of Health and Disease in...


The NHGRI has begun its recruitment cycle for Program Analysts which will begin Summer 2020. Here you will find the job description for Scientific Program Analysts. The...


NIH Office of Disease Prevention’s 2020 Early Stage Investigator Lecture

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