Session ID: 
PM5

Ethics in Precision Medicine: Still an Imprecise Balance

4:00pm - 5:00pm Monday, March 5
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
Marcello 4405
Additional Registration
Extra Fee

Description

The promise of precision medicine is managing complex healthcare needs by considering individual genome, microbiome, social, and lifestyle determinants of health in addition to health record data. Ability to protect individual privacy, build trust, create thoughtful regulatory mechanisms for appropriate access and transparency will be crucial to precision medicine medicine’s success. This session highlights the ethical challenges and brings forth suggested approaches to address the myriad of issues.
This session is part of a special program called Precision Medicine Symposium: Journey to the Summit Using Clinical and Business Intelligence. Extra fees and separate registration is required.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe the depth and breadth of data complexity and its use in precision medicine
  • Discuss the context and the challenges created by the nature of these data
  • Explain areas of ethical concerns such as informed consent, discrimination, autonomy, data sharing, and data bias
  • Identify various C&BI mechanisms being used and developed to address these concerns

Speaker(s): 

Global Chief Data Ethics Officer and Public Policy Executive,
Acxiom
Continuing Education Credits: 
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Audience: 

C-Suite
Life Sciences Professionals
Physician, CMO, CMIO

Level: 

Intermediate

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