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LEAP 1140 (Sections 1-7) Drs. Wood, Ownby, & Borup: Home

Pre-professional LEAP for College of Health and Health Sciences students

What You Will Learn

  • To better forage and evaluate information resources using the RADAR framework
  • More ways to find background information and scholarly sources
  • Develop more expertise and problem solving skills in using information and library resources

PubMed

Medical Subject Headings (MeSH)

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Oxford Reference

Google Books and Google Scholar

EBSCO eBooks

ProQuest Ebook Central

Other EBSCOhost Databases

Scopus

STAT!Ref

  • Useful websites and resources for your final project

Starting Points

Starting Points

CQ Researcher

Jost, Kenneth. "Children's Legal Rights." CQ Researcher 23 Apr. 1993.

Clemmitt, Marcia. "Genes and Health." CQ Researcher 21 Jan. 2011: 49-72.

Masci, David. "Designer Humans." CQ Researcher 18 May 2001: 425-40.

Clemmitt, Marcia. "Reproductive Ethics." CQ Researcher 15 May 2009: 451-471.

Clemmitt, Marcia . “Stem Cell Research.” CQ Researcher 1 Sept. 2006: 697-720.

Karaim, Reed. “Assisted Suicide.” CQ Researcher, 17 May 2013: 449-472.

Clemmitt, Marcia. "Animal Rights.CQ Researcher 8 Jan. 2010: 1-24

Lemons, Jane Fullerton. "Vaccine Controversies." CQ Researcher 19 Feb. 2016: 169-92.

 

PGD (Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis) links:

http://tsalliance.easycgi.com/documents/Preimplantation%20Genetic%20Diagnosis.pdf

http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/273415-overview

http://www.medic8.com/healthguide/infertility/infertility-treatment/pgd/issues.html

Encyclopedia of Ethical, Legal, and Policy Issues in Biotechnology

Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research
 

Other Useful Links

MedlinePlus

Bioethics Information Resources

Genome.gov

President's Council on Bioethics

Kennedy Institute of Ethics at Georgetown University
National Information Resource on Ethics and Human Genetics GenETHX

Full Text and PubMed  

PubMed Basics  

Librarian Contact Info

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Brandon Patterson
Contact:
Eccles Health Sciences Library
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Research and Data Services Librarian

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Website
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