Protecting Patient Privacy in Big Data

Dissonance Event: 11-19-2019

Dissonance event logo for November 19th, 2019.

6:00–7:00 p.m., Vandenberg Room, Michigan League

Electronic health records, connected medical devices, health tracking applications, and more have led to a tidal wave of medical data. How this data is being used to transform patient care, improve care quality and decrease healthcare costs, however, is not always evident. Michigan Medicine physicians and legal scholars will explore how medical care will change as digital health platforms evolve, the legal ramifications we might have to navigate, and the privacy and ethical issues that are unfolding today.