Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Genetics and Insurance Research Centre (GIRC) was set up in 1999. The development of human genetics and genetic testing has enormous implications, not only for medicine, but also for the way in which health care, long-term care and all kinds of insurance are funded, and it is essential that these outcomes are researched at a time when major policy decisions are being considered by governments all over the world. GIRC's remit is to develop mathematical and actuarial models to estimate the costs of genetic knowledge to individuals, to insurers and to service providers.

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    Research Output

    • 31 Citations
    • 2 h-Index
    • 8 Article
    • 1 Chapter
  • Genetics, Insurance and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    Hacariz, O., Kleinow, T. & Macdonald, A. S., 23 Jul 2020, In : Scandinavian Actuarial Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Insurance loss coverage and social welfare

    Hao, M., Macdonald, A. S., Tapadar, P. & Thomas, R. G., 7 Feb 2019, In : Scandinavian Actuarial Journal. 2019, 2, p. 113-128 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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