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The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, with funding from the National Science Foundation (Award #1612616), developed a set of five modules to teach Latinx adults with a limited science background about genetics and genomics.

Electronic copies of the materials are available to the public at no cost. 

Learning Modules

Learn more about each module and watch videos in the dropdowns menus below.

Documents provided may be edited for your specific needs.  PDFs versions are also available.

Each Learning Module contains:

  • Educator Lesson Manual 
  • Lesson Plan 
  • Flipchart 
  • Participant Handout 
  • English-language Video Script 
  • Video (Please note that videos are only available in Spanish,  but full transcripts are available in both Spanish and English.)

Additional Information / Información Adicional

The research team is in the process of editing additional materials.  Additional materials, such as English version of the handouts for the learners, Train the Trainer Manual, and Appendices will be uploaded within the next few months. Our preliminary analysis suggests that study participants’ genomic knowledge increased, based on pre- and posttest results. A more rigorous analysis is being conducted. Research findings will be published.

Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.