HIMSS17 TOOK PLACE IN ORLANDO, FL

What's Next: People-Powered Knowledge Generation from Digital Data

February 20, 2017 — 12:00PM EST - 01:00PM EST
Orange County Convention Center
Room: W304A
Session ID: 
22
Continuing Education Credits: 
CME
1.00
CNE
1.00
ACPE
1.00
ACHE
1.00
CAHIMS
1.00
CPHIMS
1.00

Description

Digital health data, with permission and in partnership with patients, can be the fuel to ignite a new paradigm of knowledge generation with real-world data enhanced with targeted data acquisition from sensors and surveys. In this talk, the rationale, strategy and tactics of transforming the potential of real-world data into knowledge will be explained, with recent examples from emerging research directions, including the Precision Medicine Initiative. The goal is to provide a description of how research is likely to change through better collection and use of digital data, with permission and participation from patients.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe how increasing availability of digital health data provides opportunities to improve the research enterprise
  • Show recent examples of how recent federal efforts are promoting research that can engage patients as it assists them to acquire their digital health data
  • Describe the opportunities and challenges of these new directions in knowledge generation, powered by communities of patients and their data

Audience: 

Physician, CMO, CMIO
CIO, CTO
Government or Public Policy Professional

Level: 

Intermediate

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