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Challenges and strategies for implementing genomic services in diverse settings: experiences from the Implementing GeNomics In pracTicE (IGNITE) network

  • Nina R. Sperber1, 7, 16Email author,
  • Janet S. Carpenter2,
  • Larisa H. Cavallari3,
  • Laura J. Damschroder4,
  • Rhonda M. Cooper-DeHoff5,
  • Joshua C. Denny6,
  • Geoffrey S. Ginsburg7,
  • Yue Guan8,
  • Carol R. Horowitz9,
  • Kenneth D. Levy2,
  • Mia A. Levy6,
  • Ebony B. Madden10,
  • Michael E. Matheny11,
  • Toni I. Pollin8,
  • Victoria M. Pratt2,
  • Marc Rosenman2,
  • Corrine I. Voils12, 13,
  • Kristen W. Weitzel5,
  • Russell A. Wilke14,
  • R. Ryanne Wu7, 15 and
  • Lori A. Orlando7
BMC Medical GenomicsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201710:35

Received: 2 December 2016

Accepted: 10 May 2017

Published: 22 May 2017

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Open Peer Review reports

Pre-publication versions of this article and author comments to reviewers are available by contacting

Original Submission
2 Dec 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
15 Jan 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Yangyun Zou
17 Jan 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Haijian Wang
17 Feb 2017 Author responded Author comments - Nina Sperber
Resubmission - Version 2
17 Feb 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
30 Mar 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Yangyun Zou
27 Apr 2017 Author responded Author comments - Nina Sperber
Resubmission - Version 3
27 Apr 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 3
10 May 2017 Editorially accepted
22 May 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12920-017-0273-2

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Authors’ Affiliations

Division of General Internal Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine
Indiana University School of Nursing
Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research and Center for Pharmacogenomics, University of Florida
Implementation Pathways, LLC and VA Ann Arbor Center for Clinical Management Research
University of Florida, College of Pharmacy and Medicine and Center for Pharmacogenomics
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Duke Center for Applied Genomics & Precision Medicine, Duke University
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Tennessee Valley HealthCare System VA
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital
Department of Surgery, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Sanford School of Medicine, University of South Dakota
Duke University, Duke-National University of Singapore Medical School
VA Health Services Research & Development, Durham VA Health Care System