Health Data Privacy: Why Eroding Public Trust Harms Medical Research

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

From Luna DNA, by Scott Kahn, read the full article

Using Data Privacy to Empower Health Research -

The importance of data security and data privacy policies have recently come under scrutiny due to revelations around Google’s Project Nightingale. The initiative with Ascension, the nation’s largest nonprofit health system, granted Google access to medical records of more than 50 million individuals in 21 states and may hinder the trajectory of health discovery by eroding “consumer” trust....