Daily Archives: October 20, 2018

Personal genomics for humans (also called personalized medicine or precision medicine)

Personal genomics Assignment 1 is the first phase of a project that you will complete, in stages, during the term. You will begin by selecting a specific biotechnology that you would like to cover through the entire project. It can be an established technology, such as genetically-modified crops, or an emerging technology, such as CRISPR. The choice of biotechnology is up to you, but consider selecting something that relates to your major, career, or personal interests. CRJ students might consider an established or an emerging biotechnology for crime scene investigation. BUS students might consider a technology that will provide an opportunity to explore bringing new biotech products and services to market or the ethical considerations around marketing biotech to consumers.

Choose one magazine or newspaper article that covers….

Please briefly introduce the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) of Kansas state of residence.

 Health Insurance Program Please briefly introduce the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) of Kansas state of residence. What kind of services are covered? What are the eligibility? How does SCHIP differ from your state’s Medicaid? Review two (2) additional state’s (SCHIP) programs and do a comparison to your state of residence.

Mistake-proofing:Using personal experience in regard to the quality improvement programs that you discussed in the previous week, which of the following specific quality program tactics were involved?

Mistake-proofing Using personal experience in regard to the quality improvement programs that you discussed in the previous week, which of the following specific quality program tactics were involved? Increased or decreased inspection Designing quality in 5S Kaizen Mistake-proofing Other Describe the specifics of what was done. In your discussion, provide supporting examples. Based on additional research, what other TQM approaches could have been beneficial during the quality improvement program?

Create a comparative table that shows the various definitions, risks, and value of each of the following quality management tactics

Six Sigma

Create a comparative table that shows the various definitions, risks, and value of each of the following quality management tactics:

Establishing customer expectations Designing quality Defining metrics Mistake-proofing Kaizen Six Sigma  Be sure you are adding at least three new cited references with this submission.

A Regional Bank Has Decided To Open An Office Overseas For Serving Those Businesses That Are Expanding Internationally. Choose A Country With A Large Financial Center That You Believe Would Be Helpful To Your Customer Base.

Ethnic, social, and educational characteristics Discuss some of the challenges you may face in this new environment. What are the cultural, ethnic, social, and educational characteristics? Describe the political and legal systems. How much does the government intervene in the private sector? How will that affect your financial institution? What type of economic system does it have? What is the history of that economic system? How is the country involved in international trade? How does the government get involved in trade issues? Will that help or hurt your financial institution?

Compile a list of alternative psychological tests that could be administered to Ms. Thompson to measure each of the ability areas addressed in the clinical neuropsychological report.

Psychological tests Compile a list of alternative psychological tests that could be  administered to Ms. Thompson to measure each of the ability areas  addressed in the clinical neuropsychological report. Your list must include at least one valid and reliable psychological  test for each of the following categories: General Cognitive  Assessment, Attention Test(s), Language Test(s), Visuospatial Test(s),  Learning/Memory Test(s), and Test(s) of Reasoning/Abstraction. For the second part of your discussion post, present the list of  alternative tests that you compiled and include relevant information  from the course text or a peer-reviewed journal article to support your  choices. Then review  Fixed versus Flexible Neuropsychological Test Batteries.   page 558 in Cohen, R. J., Swerdlik, M.  E., & Sturman, E. D. (2013).  Psychological testing and assessment:  An introduction to tests and measurement,….

Rougir Cosmetics International (RCI):To begin, you will first review a scenario about an organization that is experiencing challenges

Write the paper about Rougir Cosmetics International (RCI)  Prompt: To begin, you will first review a scenario about an organization that is experiencing challenges. After reading the scenario, you will then need to determine what these challenges are, consider how they should be prioritized, and devise a problem statement. Specifically, you must address the critical elements listed below. I.

Problem Statement: A. Compose a summary of the external problems impacting the organization, namely, what challenges are being presented by the problems. B. Describe the internal organizational challenges identified by the stakeholders. In your response, be sure to take into consideration the vendor and supplier issues. C. Evaluate the goals of management in order to facilitate resolutions to the organizational challenges. D. Create a SWOT analysis in order to connect….

What if your OS automatically mounts your flash drive prior to creating your forensic duplicate?

Digital forensic images

For the first step in this project, prepare a memo (2 pages in length) that summarizes possible locations of valuable digital forensic information, as well as collection and storage options in laymen’s language. For each location described, include a short description of the following:

Area Types of data that can be found there Reasons why the data has potential value to an investigation in general, and for this case in particular

The locations to be addressed are: USB sticks, RAM and swap space, and operating system hard disks.

Also describe possible digital evidence storage formats (raw, E01 (ewf), and AFF), the advantages and disadvantages of each, and how digital forensic images are collected (local and remote, memory and disk) and verified. Your memo will be….

Environmental Ethics: Readings in Theory and Application

Environmental Ethics

Read the introduction to Chapter 9 and the following:

1. Mylan Engel: Hunger, Duty, and Ecology: On what We Owe Starving Humans (See Chapter 9)

2. Garrett Hardin: Lifeboat Ethics (Chapter 11: This was also assigned in the previous assignment.)

Please write at least 300 words for this assignment. You may always right as much as you want to do good work.

Question 1: Do moderately affluent people have the two obligations that Mylan Engel argues they have? He is arguing for the two claims he labels: (O1) and (O2). Find them.  I want you to carefully consider his moral argument for these two claims. He says that the existence of “global hunger and absolute poverty” implies that people who are “affluent and moderately affluent” have….

Explain why the article caught your attention. Relate the article to your life and to issues that are important to you.Discuss how or if the scientific knowledge about the topic covered in the article affects you directly or indirectly.

scientific knowledge

 

Identify which biological concepts from the course and / or text are relevant to the topic covered in the article. Citing the course text, discuss the ways in which this course does (or doesn’t) provide background information to help you understand the article and the larger issues surrounding it. Explain why the article caught your attention. Relate the article to your life and to issues that are important to you.Discuss how or if the scientific knowledge about the topic covered in the article affects you directly or indirectly. Discuss your opinion on how research on this topic should befunded. State whether you think taxpayer monies should support research on this topic or whether such research in this area should be funded by the private….