International Society of Nurses in Genetics

Position Statements

The ISONG Position paper on Biobanking has been approved by the ISONG Board of Directors as a clear and thoughtful statement on an important issue. Thanks to all members of the Ethical Issues and Publc Policy Committee who contributed to this excellent work.

Biobanking Position Statement (PDF)

Newborn Screening: The Role of the Nurse (PDF)

Informed Decision-Making: The Role of Nursing  (PDF)

Access to Genomic Healthcare: The Role of the Nurse  (PDF)

Privacy and Confidentiality of Genetic Information: The Role of the Nurse  (PDF)

Genetic Counseling for Vulnerable Populations: The Role of the Nurse  (PDF)

ISONG Direct-to-Consumer Marketing of Genetic Tests (PDF)

Provision of Quality Genetic Services and Care: Building a Multidisciplinary, Collaborative Approach among Genetic Nurses and Genetic Counselors  (PDF)