• Boudreault, P., Gertz, G., (2011) “Genetics Research in Linguistic and Cultural Minority Populations
and Paradigm Shift in Research Model”, Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability &
Diversity 2011, April 19, 2011, Hawaii, HI.

• Baldwin, E., Fox, M., Boudreault, P., Sinsheimer, J., Palmer, C.G.S., (2010),
“Effectiveness of
Culturally Sensitive Genetic Counseling Within the Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing Population”
, Accepted
as platform presentation at the Annual Education Conference of the National Society of Genetic
Counselors, Dallas Texas, Oct 14-17. 2010. Abstract published in Journal Genetic Counseling
(2010) 19:673.

• Kobayashi, Y., Boudreault, P., Baldwin, E., Fox, M., Dutton, L., Tullis, L., Grody, W., Palmer, C.G.S.,
(2009) “Social Marketing Plan for appropriate genomic medicine-meeting the needs of a cultural
and linguistic minority group: The Deaf community”
, Annual Public Health Association meeting,
November 7-11, 2009, Philadelphia, PA.

• Palmer, C.G.S., Boudreault, P. (2009)
“A Framework for Conducting Responsible Research in
Linguistic and Cultural Minority Population”
, Science in Society International Conference,
August 5-7, 2009. Cambridge, UK.

• Palmer, C.G.S., Boudreault, P., Koboyashi, Y., (2009)
“Deaf Community and Genetics
Community”
, Presentation at the 2009 Genetic Alliance Annual Conference Discovering Openness
in Health Systems, Washington DC, July 17-19, 2009.

• Baldwin, E., Fox, M., Dutton, L., Boudreault, P., Tullis, L., Kobayashi, Y., Kovacs, D., Sininger,
Y., Palmer, C.G.S., (2009)
“Examining ASL and genetic counseling discourse”, Annual American
College of Medical Genetics, Tampa, Florida, March 25-29, 2009

• Palmer, C.G.S., Boudreault, P., Baldwin, E.E., Martinez, A., Linden, J., Trank, R., Dutton, L.,
Tullis, L., Kovacs, D., Perez, L., Kobayashi, Y., Sinsheimer, J., Sininger, Y., Grody, W.W.,
Fox, M., (2008)
“Reasons for GJB2/GJB6 genetic testing vary by cultural affiliation: Preliminary
analysis from a collaborative research project to study the impact of genetic information on deaf
individuals,”
platform presentation at the 2008 Annual Meeting of the American Society of
Human Genetics, November 11-16, 2008, Philadelphia, PA.

• Palmer, C.G.S., Boudreault, P., Baldwin, E.E., Martinez, A., Linden, J., Trank, R., Dutton, L.,
Tullis, L., Kovacs, D., Perez, L., Kobayashi, Y., Sinsheimer, J., Sininger, Y., Grody, W.W.,
Fox, M., (2008)
“Reasons for Cx26/Cx30 genetic testing vary by cultural affiliation: Preliminary
analysis from a collaborative research project to study the impact of genetic information on deaf
individuals,”
platform presentation at the 2008 Annual Education Conference of the National
Society of Genetic Counselors, October 2008, Los Angeles, California.

• Enns, E, Boudreault, P., Palmer C.G.S., (2008)
“Examining the relationship between genetic
counselors’ attitudes toward deaf people and the counseling session.”
Poster session at the
Annual Education Conference of the National Society of Genetic Counselors, October 24-28,
2008, Los Angeles, California.

• Palmer, C.G.S., and Boudreault, P., (2008)
“Genetic Testing for Deafness: Issues to Consider”,
UCLA Pediatrics Grand Rounds, September 12, 2008, Los Angeles, California.

• Boudreault, P. and Palmer, C.G.S., (2008)
“Deaf community and genetic counseling: A
collaboration model for linguistic and cultural minority populations,”
Rehabilitation
International Québec 2008 Conference, August 25-28, 2008, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

• Boudreault, P. and Palmer, C.G.S., (2008)
“Deaf Genetics: Current Trends and Research”,
National Association of the Deaf conference, July 7-11, 2008, New Orleans, LA.

• Boudreault, P., and Palmer, C.G.S, (2008)
“Deaf studies and the medical field of genetic
research: A collaboration model for linguistic and cultural minority populations
”, Deaf Studies Today! 2008: Montage Conference, April 10 – 12, 2008, Utah Valley State College, Orem,
Utah.







• Palmer CGS, Boudreault P, Sinsheimer JS, Fox M, Baldwin EE, Deignan J, Kobayashi Y, Sininger Y,
Grody WW (2011) " Does genetic testing influence deaf identity?" 2011 American College of
Medical Genetics Annual Clinical Meeting, March 16-20, 2011, Vancouver BC, Canada

• Becerra, L.J., Baldwin, E.E., Boudreault, P., Fox, M., Palmer, C.G.S., (2009),
“Genetic testing for
deafness: Motivations, concerns and reservations among the deaf and hard of hearing
population”, National Society of Genetic Counselors 2009 Annual Education Conference,
November 12-15, 2009 Atlanta, GA.

• Deignan, J., Boudreault, P., Baldwin, E., Fox, M., Kobayashi, Y., Zhou, J.J., Sinsheimer, J.S., Grody, W.W.,
Palmer, C.G.S. (2009) “Molecular results and deaf community identification in GJB2-associated
deafness: Relationship between DNA and culture”
, American Society of Human Genetics 2009
Annual Meeting, October 20-24, Honolulu, HI.

• Kobayashi, Y., Boudreault, P., Baldwin, E., Fox, M., Dutton, L., Tullis, L., Grody, W.W., Palmer, C.G.S.,
“Developing a social marketing plan for appropriate genomic medicine – meeting the needs
of a cultural and linguistic minority group: the Deaf community”. ,American Society of Human
Genetics 2009 Annual Meeting, October 20-24, Honolulu, HI.

• Baldwin, E.E., Boudreault, P., Fox, M., Martinez, A., Linden, J., Christensen. E., Trank, R., Dutton, L.,
Kovacs, D., Perez, L., Sininger, Y., Sinsheimer, J., Grody, W.W., Palmer, C.G.S., (2008) “Collaboration
research model for the study of linguistic and cultural minority populations: the Deaf example”
,
Poster session, American College of Medical Genetics 2008 annual education meeting, March
12-16, Phoenix, Arizona.

• Enns, E., Boudreault, P., Palmer, C.G.S.,
“Examining the relationship between genetic counselors’
attitudes toward deaf people and the counseling session”
, Annual Education Conference of the
National Society of Genetic Counselors, October 24-28, 2008, Los Angeles, California.