All of Us and Precision Medicine
The National Institutes of Health formed the Precision Medicine Initiative Working Group of the Advisory Committee to the Director in March 2015. The group concluded its work in September 2015 with a detailed report pdf | 1.05 MB. The report provided a framework for setting up the All of Us Research Program.
- Is based on you as an individual
- Takes into account your environment (where you live), lifestyle (what you do), and your family health history and genetic makeup
- Gives health care providers the information they need to make customized recommendations for people of different backgrounds, ages, and regions
- Helps you get better information about how to be healthier
All of Us is part of a new era in which researchers, health care providers, technology experts, community partners, and the public work together to develop individualized health care. Learn more about who is involved.