Ethics in Precision Medicine: Still an Imprecise Balance
4:00pm - 5:00pmMonday, March 5
Las Vegas - Venetian Convention Center
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.