News and Events

Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications in All of Us

Today the All of Us Research Program released the white paper “Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) in the All of Us Research Program: Learnings, Vision, and Approach for Addressing Current and Emergent Issues.” It details the role of ELSI in shaping the program from i

November 19, 2020

Type: Announcements

All of Us Researcher Onramp Event

This interactive event is for researchers interested in leveraging the powerful analytic capabilities of the Researcher Workbench. Attendees will hear about the program’s vision and how they can use All of Us data and tools in their studies.

Type: Event

The Future of Precision Health: Engaging Underrepresented Research Participant Communities and Achieving Responsible Return and Use of Genomic Results—American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Annual Conference

The All of Us Research Program (AoURP) will lead a session at the American Society of Human Genetics conference on October 27, 2020, 5:00–7:00 p.m. ET. Speakers will include Joshua C. Denny, CEO; Consuelo H.

Type: Event

All of Us Expands Enrollment and Engagement Efforts with New Awardees

The National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program has recently welcomed more organizations into its national consortium.

October 22, 2020

Type: Announcements

All of Us Researcher Onramp Event

Thursday, November 12, 2020 | 11 a.m.–3 p.m. ET

Registration is now closed

October 15, 2020

Type: Announcements

Informational webinar on Local Engagement Partner Funding Opportunity

This webinar, scheduled for October 5, 2020, 12:00pm EDT, is for those interested in learning more about the All of Us Research Program funding opportunity for new engagement partners, OTA-20-009.

Type: Event

All of Us Research Program Issues Funding Opportunity for New Engagement Partners

The All of Us Research Program has issued a new funding opportunity seeking the collaboration of national, state, and local engagement partners to recruit and engage participants in the landmark NIH program. 

September 25, 2020

Type: Announcements

Essentia Seeks Participants for Nationwide COVID-19 Study

Essentia Health was selected as an enrollment partner for the All of Us Research Program, to enroll participants from rural communities in northern Minnesota, Wisconsin, and North Dakota in a COVID-19 research study.

Sep 23, 2020

Type: News

Vanderbilt Health Looks to Personalize Care Through Technology

Vanderbilt Health is leveraging large swaths of clinical and genetic data to create personalized health care technologies. The large swaths of data that make these technologies possible come from the All of Us Research Program, for which Vanderbilt serves as a major hub.

Sep 22, 2020

Type: News

A participant uses the All of Us Research Program mobile app on a smartphone.

All of Us Research Program Selects Vibrent Health to Support Participant Technologies

The All of Us Research Program has awarded an initial $39 million to Vibrent Health, of Fairfax, Virginia, through a new award to continue leading the program’s Participant Technology Systems Center.

September 2, 2020

Type: Announcements

All of Us Research Program Releases Draft Tribal Consultation Report

Today, the All of Us Research Program released a draft version of its Tribal Consultation Report.

August 17, 2020

Type: Announcements

All of Us Research Program Announces Search for Senior Leaders

NIH’s All of Us Research Program has issued a set of vacancy announcements to grow the organization’s senior leadership team.

July 24, 2020

Type: Announcements

All of Us Research Program Announces Search for Senior Leaders

NIH’s All of Us Research Program has issued a set of vacancy announcements to grow the organization’s senior leadership team.

July 24, 2020

Type: Announcements

NIH Delves Into COVID-19 Racial Disparities with All of Us

The LA Times reports on the All of Us Research Program's rapid pivot to COVID-19 research, calling the efforts a "potential bright spot" in the landscape of pandemic research.

Jul 21, 2020

Type: News

Listen: Dr. Josh Denny, CEO, All of Us, NIH

All of Us Research Program CEO Dr. Josh Denny joins the Government CIO podcast to discuss the importance of electronic health records and the program’s work to support COVID-19 research.

Jul 9, 2020

Type: News

National Network of Libraries of Medicine Releases New Resources to Promote Digital Literacy

The All of Us Research Program and the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM) are continuing partnership efforts to promote the importance of digital health literacy among public libraries across the country.

June 3, 2020

Type: Announcements

Message to Our Participant Community

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June 3, 2020

Type: Announcements

Un mensaje para nuestros participantes

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June 3, 2020

Type: Announcements

Advisory Panel Meeting - May 2020

Type: Event

Coronavirus Update from All of Us

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March 16, 2020

Type: Announcements

Gender Equality in Medical Research Fosters a Healthier Future for All of Us

Eliminating health disparities begins with asking the right questions and having the right people answer those questions. One step in this direction is the All of Us Research Program.

Feb 20, 2020

Type: News

7 ways to expand diversity in precision medicine research

The American Medical Association has partnered with All of Us, which aims to enable a new era of medicine through research, technology, and policies that empower patients, researchers and providers to work together to develop individualized care.

Jan 30, 2020

Type: News

Fighting Unfairness in Genetic Medicine

Dr. Stephanie Devaney, Deputy Director of All of Us, reflects on the program's potential to improve the future of healthcare for all.

Jan 1, 2020

Type: News

Informational webinar on the All of Us Participant Technology Systems Center (PTSC) Funding Announcement

This webinar, scheduled for December 16, 2019, 3:00–4:00 pm EST, is for those interested in learning more about the All of Us Research Program PTSC funding announcement, OTA-20-001.

Type: Event

All of Us Research Program Now Enrolling Wisconsin Rapids Area Residents

All of Us enrollment sites in Wisconsin are currently located in Marshfield, Wausau, Chippewa Falls, Madison, and Milwaukee. The research program has started part-time enrollment in Stevens Point, Minocqua, and Wisconsin Rapids, with other sites coming soon.

Dec 14, 2019

Type: News

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Selection of Dr. Joshua Denny as Chief Executive Officer of the All of Us Research Program

A Statement from the NIH Director:

December 11, 2019

Type: Announcements

All of Us Research Program Issues Funding Opportunity for Participant Technology Systems Center

The All of Us Research Program has issued a new funding opportunity to continue the work of the Participant Technology Systems Center (PTSC).

December 6, 2019

Type: Announcements

All of Us Launches Pilot Project to Engage Pregnant Participants

The All of Us Research Program is pleased to announce a collaboration with NIH’s Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) on a new pilot project, inviting eligible participants to join Pr

November 14, 2019

Type: Announcements

Northwoods Residents Sought For Nationwide Research Program

Marshfield Clinic Health System is enrolling participants in this area in the All of Us Research Program, a nationwide effort to gather data from one million or more people living in the U.S. The program is of no charge to participants.

Nov 14, 2019

Type: News

Spectrum Health All of Us Research Program Seeks to Provide Better Health Care

Dave Chesla, Director of Research Operations at Spectrum Health, talked to ABC13 about the value of the All of Us Research Program and how people can get involved.

Nov 5, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Updates Tribal Consultation Timeline

The All of Us Research Program has determined an updated timeline for its government-to-government Consultation with American Indian and Alaska Native Tribal Nations, first begun in spring 2019.

October 22, 2019

Type: Announcements

Oklahoma City, OK Listening Session

Type: Tribal Event

Why Collaboration and Innovation Are Key to Improving Medical Research

In the All of Us Research Program, which is currently enrolling participants, researchers will follow 1 million Americans who are providing electronic health records, blood samples for DNA sequencing, and information from Fitbits and questionnaires.

Oct 17, 2019

Type: News

To Improve Healthcare for 'All of Us', NIH Research Program Visits NMSU

The All of Us Journey visited New Mexico State University to raise awareness of the program and enroll new participants.

Oct 16, 2019

Type: News

The All of Us Research Program: Cohort Diversity and Data Diversity - American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Annual Conference

The All of Us Research Program will lead an educational session at the American Society of Human Genetics conference on October 15, 2019 from 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. CDT at the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel in Houston, TX.

Type: Event

New All of Us Genome Center to Advance Precision Medicine

The All of Us Research Program has selected the HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology in Huntsville, Alabama to examine the use of DNA sequencing, genomics, and precision medicine for patient care.

Oct 21, 2019

Type: News

Advisory Panel Meeting – Northwest Genomics Center at the University of Washington

Type: Event

Pitt's All of Us Pennsylvania Opens Enrollment Center in the Heart of Oakland

The All of Us Research Program Pennsylvania, led by the University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute, unveiled its latest enrollment center on Forbes Avenue in Oakland.

Sep 20, 2019

Type: News

Providence Forge, VA Consultation

Type: Tribal Event

All of Us Research Program Seeks Public Input to Inform Tribal Collaborations

Today the All of Us Research Program issued a Request for Information (RFI) to collect additional input from the consultation and engagement with Tribal Nations.   

September 3, 2019

Type: Announcements

The All of Us Research Project: A Historic Effort to Sequence One Million Genomes

The All of Us Research Program is a key component of the Precision Medicine Initiative. The initiative looks to enable a new era in medicine in which researchers, health care professionals and patients work together to develop individualized care.

Sep 2, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Research Program Launches Health Care Provider Engagement Campaign

The All of Us Research Program is launching Providers for a Healthier Future to facilitate important conversations that will help advance precision medicine.

August 29, 2019

Type: Announcements

New Research Program Looks to Accelerate Precision Medicine

As of August 2019, All of Us has more than 245,000 enrolled participants, with more than 187,000 having completed all initial steps.

Aug 28, 2019

Type: News

Statement from Eric Dishman on Changing Leadership at the NIH All of Us Research Program

It is with mixed emotions that I share with you the news that I have decided to transition to a new role in the All of Us Research Program of the National Institutes of Health.

August 27, 2019

Type: Announcements

We spoke with the CEO of Color about what its new genetic counseling project with NIH means to the company

The National Institutes of Health and genetic health company Color announced a multiyear grant partnership that will see the California-based startup take on critical functions of the All of Us Research Program.

Aug 22, 2019

Type: News

genetic counseling resource team at Color with Color logo in background

Los NIH financian un recurso de asesoría genética en preparación para la campaña de secuenciación de un millón de personas

El Programa Científico All of Us de los Institutos Nacionales de la Salud (NIH, por sus siglas en inglés), ha otorgado una financiación inicial de 4,6 millones de dólares a la compañía de tecnología Color u

August 21, 2019

Type: Announcements

genetic counseling resource team at Color with Color logo in background

NIH funds genetic counseling resource ahead of million-person sequencing effort

The All of Us Research Program, part of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded $4.6 million in initial funding to Color, a health technology company in Burlingame, California, to establish the progr

August 21, 2019

Type: Announcements

NIH Will Soon Share Genetic Data with Those Who Participated in Precision Medicine Study

The nearly 200,000 people who have shared their DNA, their medical records, and detailed behavioral surveys will soon begin to receive the results of a genetic analysis performed by the National Institutes of Health, the agency announced Wednesday.

Aug 21, 2019

Type: News

Denver, CO Consultation

Type: Tribal Event

All of Us Reports on Progress Made Nationwide in the Historic Research Program

The All of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health has made strong progress in its efforts to advance precision medicine, according to a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Aug 15, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Precision Medicine Program Making Progress

The nation's ambitious precision medicine program—the All of Us Research Program—is on target to enroll at least 1 million people in the United States who will help accelerate biomedical research and improve health.

Aug 15, 2019

Type: News

Two All of Us team members begin the process to collect a blood sample from a participant.

Media Availability: Leaders of NIH’s All of Us Research Program Recap Progress and Next Steps

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The All of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health has made strong progress in its efforts to advance precision medicine, according to program leadership in a forthcoming paper in the New England Journal of Medicine.

August 14, 2019

Type: Announcements

Advisory Panel Meeting – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Co-hosted by the Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries

Type: Event

Anchorage, AK Listening Session

Type: Tribal Event

National Institutes of Health Brings All of Us Effort to Vancouver

The All of Us Research Program is traversing the country as part of a nationwide effort to improve medical treatment by better understanding the impacts of lifestyle, environment and biology on health. The program will be in Vancouver through August 9.

Aug 1, 2019

Type: News

Temple Is the Latest to Join a Nationwide Effort to Diversify Medical Research

Temple University recently announced a partnership with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the University of Pittsburgh to open an enrollment site for the All of Us Research Program.

Jul 24, 2019

Type: News

Data Collection Program Comes to Spokane as Part of Effort to Boost Medical Research

The All of Us Journey stopped in Spokane to raise awareness and enroll new participants in the program.

Jul 23, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Research Program Brings Medical Studies to Fort Atkinson

All of Us Wisconsin is aiming to reach a wide variety of people across the state. Its newest site is UW Health's Fort Atkinson clinic.

Jul 18, 2019

Type: News

National Research Project Comes to Missoula

"We want to make sure that everybody's fairly represented in medical research. The more diverse of a data pool we can have, the better," All of Us tour manager Mel Lopez told the Missoulian.

Jul 16, 2019

Type: News

Health Providers Play Important Role in All of Us Enrollment

Speaking to The Nation's Health about All of Us, Dr. Olveen Carrasquillo of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine said "This data is such a gift — it'll have so many downstream benefits."

Jul 16, 2019

Type: News

Statement on Data Security from the All of Us Research Program

The All of Us Research Program takes the trust our participants place in us very seriously. The information that participants share is personal, and protecting it is our most important responsibility.

June 14, 2019

Type: Announcements

Temple University Joins Nationwide Precision Medicine Effort

In an effort to address health inequities and advance individualized prevention, treatment and care for people of all backgrounds, Temple has joined the National Institutes of Health and the University of Pittsburgh to open an enrollment site for the All of Us Research Program.

Jul 12, 2019

Type: News

Spokane, WA Consultation

Type: Tribal Event

All of Us Research Program to host ELSI workshop

The All of Us Research Program’s Policy Office will be hosting its Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications (ELSI) Research Priorities Workshop on June 24-25, 2019. The two-day workshop will include a speaker series by program officials and consortia members.

Type: ELSI Workshop

Sparks, NV Consultation

Type: Tribal Event

Sacramento, CA Consultation

Type: Tribal Event

Nashville, TN Listening Session

Type: Tribal Event

How Your DNA Could Change the Future of Health

"I came mostly for the research part, to help," said volunteer Russel Emerson. "Yes we will find something out about ourselves, but I really wanted to give my DNA and all the information so it would help further research on diseases and other genetic things for medical reasons."

Jun 14, 2019

Type: News

Nationwide Research Program In Search Of 100K Wisconsin Residents From All Backgrounds

A health care project with a goal of speeding up health research is in search of 100,000 volunteers in Wisconsin.

Jun 14, 2019

Type: News

Research Program Overview Webinar

A 60-minute informational webinar about the All of Us Research Program will be offered on June 3, 2019. The webinar will include an overview by the All of Us leadership and an opportunity for Q&A.

Type: Tribal Event

All of Us Exhibit Spends Time in Sioux Falls

Dr. Emily Griese of Sanford Health and All of Us Journey tour manager Francisco Huizar spoke to South Dakota Public Radio about the program and the promise of precision medicine.

May 28, 2019

Type: News

National health study gains local participants as it pushes for 1 million

In Western Pennsylvania, almost 16,000 adults have joined All of Us, reported Dr. Mylynda Massart, a family medicine physician with a special focus on genetics and one of the co-investigators of the All of Us Pennsylvania Research Program.

May 27, 2019

Type: News

All of Us: Omaha Hosts National Precision Medicine Study

A national health research program aimed at advancing the concept of precision medicine made a visit to Omaha last week.

May 23, 2019

Type: News

National Institutes of Health research program pays visit to Meriden

Representatives from the All of Us Research Program visited Meriden, Connecticut's Community Health Center as part of a nationwide tour promoting the gathering of information from underserved groups.

May 14, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Research Program celebrates first year

The University of Alabama at Birmingham celebrated the one-year anniversary of the All of Us Southern Network.

May 9, 2019

Type: News

Help medical advancements by joining "All Of Us" research program

All of Us partners from Spectrum Health joined Fox 17 to talk about the value and potential of the program.

May 8, 2019

Type: News

NIH says its 1-million-person health study is off to good start

Leaders of the All of Us Research Program say enrollment numbers give them confidence the program will reach 1 million participants within 5 or 6 years.

May 8, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Aims to Improve Health Care Through Better Research

The All of Us Research Program's traveling exhibit visited Emporia, Kansas just in time for the town's Cinco de Mayo celebration.

May 8, 2019

Type: News

All of Us caps one-year anniversary with the release of new data browser tool

The All of Us Research Program has launched a public beta version of a tool that allows users a first look into the program's data set.

May 8, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Research Program Launches Data Browser, Offering Preview of Landmark Health Database

NIH’s All of Us Research Program has announced the beta release of its interactive Data Browser to provide a first look at the data that participants are sharing for health research.

May 6, 2019

Type: Announcements

From Data to Discoveries: Creating a Research Program for All of Us - National Institutes of Health, All of Us Research Program

One year following the launch of the All of Us Research Program, what have we learned about how to build an engaged and diverse participant community and its potential for scientific impact? Join us for a mini-symposium discussing these topics and highlighting data already gathered.

Type: Event

Washington, DC Listening Session

Type: Tribal Event

All of Us

NIH All of Us symposium to highlight progress toward building largest, most diverse health research program of its kind

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Monday, April 29, 2019

NIH All of Us symposium to highlight progress toward building largest, most diverse health research program of its kind

April 29, 2019

Type: Announcements

Teamwork: Benefits of the All of Us Research Program

Local All of Us Research Program leaders at the University of Alabama Birmingham spoke to the Birmingham Times about the program, its promise, and its values.

Apr 25, 2019

Type: News

Local study seeks your DNA

Tulane University and Louisiana State University invite Louisiana residents to learn more about and join All of Us.

Apr 24, 2019

Type: News

How The All of Us Research is Restoring Trust and Bringing A Much-Needed Diversity to Medical Research

RADIANT health magazine speaks to Dr. Edith Mitchel, professor of medical oncology at Thomas Jefferson University, for insight into the All of Us Research program.

Apr 11, 2019

Type: News

Residents Invited to Assist with All of Us PA

All of Us Pennsylvania hosted an enrollment event at the University of Pittsburgh to work with people willing to share their medical history — and future — for the sake of better understanding of how that medical picture develops.

Mar 26, 2019

Type: News

The Future of Health Begins with All of Us: A Conversation with the NIH Director

The All of Us Research Program will launch a Speaker Series in partnership with the National Library of Medicine on Thursday, March 14 at 7 p.m. ET with an inaugural talk by National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins.

Type: Speaker Series

All of Us Research: UAB's Dr. Bruce Korf on Medical Benefits of Precision Medicine

Dr. Bruce R. Korf, M.D., Ph.D., is the Chief Genomics Officer at UAB Medicine and co-principal investigator of the All of Us Southern Network. In an interview with the Birmingham Times, he explained why All of Us is important for Alabama.

Mar 7, 2019

Type: News

All of Us Research Program launches Speaker Series in partnership with the National Library of Medicine

The All of Us Research Program will launch a Speaker Series in partnership with the National Library of Medicine on Thursday, March 14 at 7 p.m. ET with an inaugural talk by National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins. Dr.

March 7, 2019

Type: Announcements

Partnership for progress: Improving America's health

Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, talked with Delaware Senator Chris Coons about precision medicine and the All of Us Research Program.

Mar 6, 2019

Type: News

Informational webinar on the All of Us Engagement and Retention Innovators Funding Announcement

This webinar, scheduled for February 27, 2019, 3:00­-4:00 p.m. EST, is for those interested in learning more about the All of Us Research Program Engagement and Retention Innovators funding announcement, OT-PM-19-003. 

Type: Event

Informational webinar on the All of Us Communications and Marketing Partners Funding Announcement

This webinar, scheduled for February 26, 2019, 1:00­-2:00 p.m. EST, is for those interested in learning more about the All of Us Research Program Communications and Marketing Partners funding announcement, OT-PM-19-002. 

Type: Event

All of Us Research Program Issues Funding Opportunities for Partners in Engagement, Communications and Marketing

The All of Us Research Program has issued two distinct funding opportunities for engagement and communications partners to support the program in its historic effort to accelerate research and improve health.

February 11, 2019

Type: Announcements

Letters: Participate in Health Research Program

In this opinion piece, Representative Ted James of Baton Rouge explains his reasons for joining All of Us and invites local citizens to sign up.

Feb 6, 2019

Type: News

Count Me In!

The Montrose Center in Houston joins All of Us Research Program efforts to engage the LGBTQ community in health research.

Jan 31, 2019

Type: News

Enrollment opens in All of Us Research Program

Essentia Health in Wisconsin has opened enrollment for local participants interested in joining the All of Us Research Program.

Jan 31, 2019

Type: News

Talking about the NIH All of Us Program with Dara Richardson-Heron MD

Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron appeared on the "Harlow on Healthcare" radio program to raise awareness of the All of Us Research Program.

Jan 29, 2019

Type: News

Got DNA? NIH Bus Visits SA Seeking Diverse Research Samples

The All of Us Research Program traveled to San Antonio, Texas, to enroll people from all walks of life and all racial and ethnic groups.

Jan 26, 2019

Type: News

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All of Us Research Program Expands Data Collection Efforts with Fitbit

The All of Us Research Program has launched the Fitbit Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) project.

January 16, 2019

Type: Announcements

Starting with the Language Barrier, One Woman is Helping Latino Patients Get Better Care

Radio Milwaukee profiles Carla Escheveste, a research coordinator with All of Us who works to improve health care and research access for Milwaukee's Latino community.

Jan 14, 2019

Type: News

Minority, Underrepresented Groups Working to Bring Diversity to Research: All of Us Partners Engage Communities

"This study from the get-go has had inclusion and diversity on its agenda," said Dr. Greg Talavera, a co-principal investigator for the All of Us Research Program at San Ysidro Health. "We need the results to be applicable to everyone in the United States."

Jan 1, 2019

Type: News

Marshfield Clinic takes part in national research program

Wisconsin's Marshfield Clinic becomes one of the latest clinics to partner with the All of Us Research Program.

Dec 20, 2018

Type: News

Informational Webinar on the All of Us Genetic Counseling Resource Funding Announcement

This webinar, scheduled for December 10, 2018, 12:00­-1:00 p.m. EST, is for those interested in learning more about the All of Us Research Program Genetic Counseling Resource funding announcement, OT-PM-18-002. 

Type: Event

Tailored to Fit

All of Us chief engagement officer Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron spoke with Real Health about the power and potential of precision medicine and the All of Us Research Program.

Dec 3, 2018

Type: News

All of Us Research Program Issues Funding Opportunity for Genetic Counseling Resource

The All of Us Research Program has recently issued a funding opportunity for a Genetic Counseling Resource to support the responsible return of genomic results to participants.

November 30, 2018

Type: Announcements

Why UW Researchers Want Your Genome

In possibly the largest research project in human history, the All of Us Research Program will sequence one million people's genomes. The UW's Northwest Genomics Center will become one of three centers for this research.

Nov 26, 2018

Type: News

UAB's Angela Williams on Research That Determines Health Outcomes

Angela Williams of the All of Us Research Program and the University of Alabama at Birmingham talked to the Birmingham Times about the program and what participants can expect.

Nov 8, 2018

Type: News

National All of Us Campaign Aims to Enlist a Million Genomes for Precision Medicine

GeekWire interviews All of Us Research Program Director Eric Dishman about his personal experience with precision medicine and his vision for the program.

Nov 2, 2018

Type: News

Q&A with All of Us Research Program's Kelly Gebo

Dr. Kelly Gebo is chief medical and scientific officer of the All of Us Research Program. She spoke with Public Health Newswire about the program's progress and its potential.

Oct 30, 2018

Type: News

Restoring Trust in Medical Research Among African-Americans

Dr. Randall C. Morgan, Jr. of the W. Montague Cobb/National Medical Association Health Institute explains how All of Us is working to engage African American participants as true partners in research.

Oct 17, 2018

Type: News

The Importance of All of Us Research's Health Database for the Future

Birmingham Times spoke with Dr. James Cimino, director of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Informatics Institute and co-investigator for All of Us.

Oct 11, 2018

Type: News

Asian Health Coalition Joins All of Us Research Program to Support Community Engagement

The All of Us Research Program welcomes the Asian Health Coalition as its newest community engagement partner. In this role, the group will raise awareness about the program and the opportunity for diverse communities to participate in precision medicine research.

October 4, 2018

Type: Announcements

The All of Us Journey Brings More Research Program Features to All of You

Today the All of Us Research Program launches its 2018 – 2019 All of Us Journey tour with its second traveling educational exhibit.

October 2, 2018

Type: Announcements

Medical Study to Tailor Treatments and Drugs to Lifestyles, Genetics

Dr. Stephen Züchner of the University of Miami spoke with reporter Daniel Chang about the opportunities and promise of the All of Us Research Program.

Sep 29, 2018

Type: News

DNA Double Helix

NIH-funded genome centers to accelerate precision medicine discoveries

Part of the All of Us Research Program, centers will sequence 1 million genomes 

September 25, 2018

Type: Announcements

Transforming the Future of Health Care

Sindy Benavides of the League of United Latin American Citizens sat down with Comcast Newsmakers to discuss the importance of Hispanic and Latino participation in research programs like All of Us.

Sep 17, 2018

Type: News

Geneva-based All of Us Research Program Seeks 1M People to Share Medical Data

A new All of Us participant center opens at Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital in Illinois.

Sep 17, 2018

Type: News

All of Us Research Builds Health Database for the Future

Dr. Cora Lewis of the University of Alabama at Birmingham talked to the Birmingham Times about All of Us.

Sep 13, 2018

Type: News

HHS Awards $21 Million to Support Health Center Participation in NIH’s All of Us Research Program

Today, the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded $21 million to 46 community health centers to support their participation in the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) All of

September 11, 2018

Type: Announcements

Portrait of Kelly Gebo

Kelly Gebo, M.D., M.P.H., Joins All of Us Research Program as Chief Medical and Scientific Officer

The All of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is pleased to announce that Kelly Gebo, M.D., M.P.H., has joined as the program’s new Chief Medical and Scientific Officer.

September 10, 2018

Type: Announcements

All of Us Research Program Launches Research Hub Awareness Site

The All of Us Research Program has launched the first phase of the All of Us Research Hub.

August 15, 2018

Type: Announcements

Working Group Outlines Best Practices and Opportunities for Collaborating with Tribal Nations

In October 2017, the All of Us Research Program Advisory Panel established a working group to provide guidance to All of Us senior leadership on how to develop meaningful, culturally sensitive collaborations with American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) populations.

August 7, 2018

Type: Announcements

Precision Communication For Precision Medicine: How NIH's All Of Us Is Tackling Patient Recruitment

All of Us communications director Alyssa Cotler spoke to Clinical Informatics News about the program's efforts to recruit participants from populations that have been historically underrepresented in biomedical research.

Aug 2, 2018

Type: News

NIH Launches National Study Targeting Diversity in Research

Data on many health conditions are limited by the small pool of people who have participated in biomedical research. All of Us intends to enlarge and broaden that pool. (Subscription needed to view video)

Jul 18, 2018

Type: News

What the All of Us Research Program Can Do for All of Us

Dr. Julie K. Wood of the American Academy of Family Physicians explains why she and her organization support the All of Us Research Program.

Jul 11, 2018

Type: News

Contribute to Health Care Research by Joining "All of Us"

Dave Chesla and Cheryl Johnson of All of Us partner Spectrum Health joined Fox 17's "Morning Mix" to discuss the program, its goals, and what participants can expect.

Jul 9, 2018

Type: News

Why You Should Be a Part of All of Us — A Small Contribution Today Can Produce a Big Pay-it-forward Tomorrow

"It is a big commitment," said Kathy Ko Chin, president and CEO of the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum. "But if we are not a part [of contributing], we are not relevant," Chin told the Northwest Asian Weekly.

Jun 28, 2018

Type: News

Diversity in health research participants is key to finding cures

"Unless we ensure that underrepresented groups are no longer underrepresented, we will continue to see the fruits of new health research only provide benefit to the people that are represented in the research, with many others left out."

Jun 14, 2018

Type: News

"All of Us" research program looks to diversify research pool

WRBC Alabama spoke with Drs. Betty Key and Mercy Mumba, All of Us investigators at the University of Alabama.

Jun 14, 2018

Type: News

I handed over my genetic data to the NIH. Here's why you should, too

All of Us Research Program director Eric Dishman provides clarification around the steps All of Us is taking to protect the health data of its participants.

Jun 13, 2018

Type: News

Nationwide program seeks 1 million volunteers for medical research. Here's why.

The Chicago Tribune interviews Dr. Joyce Ho of Northwestern University on her work with the All of Us Research Program.

Jun 11, 2018

Type: News

It Takes All of Us to Achieve Inclusivity in Health Care

Dr. Elena Rios of the National Hispanic Medical Association explains the All of Us Research Program's commitment to diversity.

Jun 5, 2018

Type: News

All of Us Program Plans to Return Disease Variants, PGx Results, Primary Genomic Data

Brad Ozenberger, program director for the All of Us Data and Research Center, discusses goals for the genome centers.

Jun 5, 2018

Type: News

Informational Webinar on the All of Us Genome Centers Funding Announcement

This webinar, scheduled for May 31, 2018, 12:30­-2:00 p.m. EDT, is for those interested in learning more about the All of Us Research Program Genome Centers funding announcement, OT-PM-18-002. 

Type: Event

In joining national research project, Spectrum Health aims to advance precision medicine

MiBiz talked to Dave Chesla, Director of Research Operations at Spectrum Health, on the promise of precision medicine and Spectrum's role in the All of Us Research Program.

May 27, 2018

Type: News

Personalized Medicine Awareness Low Among U.S. Adults, Survey Finds

A recent study of more than 1,000 U.S. adults found that many people have not heard of precision medicine, also known as personalized medicine. As the All of Us Research Program grows, say program leaders, awareness may spread.

May 25, 2018

Type: News

All of Us Research Program Issues Funding Announcement for Genome Centers

The All of Us Research Program has recently issued a funding announcement for Genome Centers to generate genotype and whole genome sequence data from participants’ biosamples.

May 23, 2018

Type: Announcements

All of Us: An Opportunity to Transform Healthcare in America

The Birmingham Times reports on local launch-day events for the All of Us Research Program.

May 17, 2018

Type: News

University of Iowa joins 'All of Us' research initiative

In principle, the All of Us initiative will determine "how genetics or your biology or your lifestyle and your environment all come together to determine your health and disease," said Colleen Campbell, assistant director of the Iowa Institute of Human Genetics.

May 13, 2018

Type: News

Vanderbilt Plays Major Role in Nationwide 'All of Us Research Program'

The Herald Chronicle of Winchester, Tennessee, reports on Vanderbilt University Medical Center's participation in the All of Us Research Program.

May 12, 2018

Type: News

'All of Us' Research Program Recruiting Participants

Dr. Mallika Marshall reports on New Englanders' interest in precision medicine and the All of Us Research Program.

May 11, 2018

Type: News

Healthcare Data Security Key Part of NIH All of Us Program

All of Us Research Program director Eric Dishman emphasizes the program's dedication to data privacy and security.

May 9, 2018

Type: News

Pay It Forward: Join with All of Us Research Program to Build a Healthier Future

The secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services and the director of the National Institutes of Health announce the national launch of the All of Us Research Program.

May 7, 2018

Type: News

Landmark Health Study

As the All of Us Research Program kicks off launch events and national enrollment, NBC Nightly News explains the promise of precision medicine and what people can expect if they decide to participate.

May 6, 2018

Type: News

How To Conquer The Critical Health Challenges Facing Black America

"Programs like All of Us are additional ways we can further research participation as well as inspire all people to actively advocate for equal access to effective treatments and care in order to truly inspire change," writes Dr. Randall Cobb, executive director of the W.

May 6, 2018

Type: News

National Adventure: All of Us Research Program Launches Prioritizing Diversity, Security

Bio IT World highlights the All of Us Research Program's commitments to data security and participant diversity.

May 6, 2018

Type: News

B'ham Given Opportunity to Participate in National Research Program

During a day of events kicking off the national launch of the All of Us Research Program, WBRC spoke with Bruce Korf, Chief Genomics Officer at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medicine.

May 6, 2018

Type: News

All of Us National Launch Events

Join us for our official launch on May 6 and find out how you can take part in our national launch events. 

Type: Event

Nationwide Effort To Personalize Medicine Kicks Off

Wisconsin Public Radio highlights All of Us Research Program partners at the University of Wisconsin Medical School, the Medical College of Wisconsin, and Marshfield Clinic.

May 4, 2018

Type: News

The Health 202: The Government Is Opening the Doors to Its Big New Genetics Library

The Washington Post explores the goals of the All of Us Research Program and what makes it different from other large-scale health data projects.

May 2, 2018

Type: News

Mayo Clinic Announces Biobank Will Store Samples from NIH All of Us Precision Medicine Initiative

The All of Us Research Program has partnered with Mayo Clinic to store blood and urine samples from one million or more participants across the U.S.

May 2, 2018

Type: News

NIH Launches National Effort to Collect Health Info from 1M Americans

Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, talked with CBS Sunday Morning about what he calls "a national adventure that's going to transform medical care."

May 1, 2018

Type: News

NIH Opens Nationwide Enrollment for Huge Precision Medicine Initiative

STAT explains All of Us enrollment strategies and milestones past, present, and future.

May 1, 2018

Type: News

U.S. Seeking 1 Million for Massive Study of DNA, Health Habits

The Associated Press notes that learning about medicine in way that will benefit everyone means studying “…the healthy and not-so-healthy, young and old, rural and urban, blue-collar and white-collar—and people of all races and ethnicities."

May 1, 2018

Type: News

For UAB's Might, Precision Medicine Was Personal

Matt Might got into precision medicine to help his family. Today, he's working with All of Us and the University of Alabama at Birmingham to bring these benefits to others.

Apr 30, 2018

Type: News

The DNA Data We Have Is Too White. Scientists Want to Fix That

"By embracing—and actively seeking out—more minorities in research," says Smithsonian Magazine, "the project hopes to give more accurate data about the overall population and fix a long-time discrepancy that has real health impacts."

Apr 30, 2018

Type: News

NIH’s All of Us Research Program welcomes additional participant partners

A central principle of the All of Us Research Program is to include participants as partners. Recently, 22 additional individuals have joined the program to serve on All of Us committees and help support the design, implementation, and governance of the program.

April 20, 2018

Type: Announcements

National organizations join All of Us Research Program’s network of engagement partners

Fifteen additional community organizations and health care provider associations have joined the All of Us Research Program’s growing network of engagement partners to raise awa

April 20, 2018

Type: Announcements

Advocacy Organization Webinar

Type: Event

All of Us Research Priorities Workshop

This workshop will identify key research priorities and requirements (i.e., types of data, methods, and how those methods are used) for the All of Us Research Program. The general assembly portions of the workshop can be viewed live or after the meeting at the videocast link below.

Type: Event

Spread the Word: All of Us Releases Downloadable Materials for Communities

The All of Us Research Program has released a new Web page with free downloadable materials, including FAQs, brochures, and videos, to help community members spread the word about the program. Many of the materials are available in both English and Spanish.

March 7, 2018

Type: Announcements

Answers to patients' top 5 questions on All of Us Research Program

All of Us and the American Medical Association teamed up to help doctors answer some of patients' top questions about participating in the program.

Feb 26, 2018

Type: News

Medical Researchers Look to Enlist Patients as Partners

This article from The Wall Street Journal highlights All of Us and other research programs working to transform research participants' roles from subjects to partners. (Subscription required)

Feb 25, 2018

Type: News

National Launch of Landmark All of Us Study Set for Spring; Portal for Researchers to Follow

This update in the Report on Research Compliance introduces the All of Us Research Program, its plans, its goals, and its progress as the program moves rapidly toward national launch. 

Feb 2, 2018

Type: News

NIH Preps National Launch of "All of Us" Precision Medicine Biobank

A recent article in HealthIT Analytics enumerates recent advances and progress for the All of Us Research Program as it moves toward national launch.

Feb 1, 2018

Type: News

Medical Research and Development Issues to Watch for in 2018

Health Affairs writes that the All of Us Research Program "has made remarkable progress in a short time, wrestling with challenging issues including privacy, security, trust, and return of results, which are central to creating a large-scale, people-centered health initiative."<

Jan 31, 2018

Type: News

What Does Personalized Medicine Really Mean?

U.S. News & World Report and All of Us director Eric Dishman explain how precision medicine can be used to select the right treatments, reduce side effects, and improve overall care.

Jan 26, 2018

Type: News

Wanted: 1 Million or More People to Shape Precision Medicine's Future

Recognizing the crucial role of physicians in clinical research success, the NIH is teaming up with the American Medical Association to offer a webinar to increase health care providers' understanding and awareness of the All of Us Research Program.

Jan 24, 2018

Type: News

Study Recruitment to Accelerate Precision Medicine

This update in the Journal of the American Medical Association highlights the All of Us Research Program's plan to recruit participants at public libraries.

Jan 23, 2018

Type: News

Advisory Panel Meeting – January 2018

Type: Event

Working Group on Child Enrollment Highlights Scientific Opportunities for All of Us Research Program

In July, the All of Us Research Program established a working group of its advisory panel to help inform the program’s plans for enrollment of children.

January 18, 2018

Type: Announcements

Creating the World’s Largest Genetic Library

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins sat down with The Takeaway's Todd Zwillich to explain the All of Us Research Program and its mission.

Jan 18, 2018

Type: News

Will You Donate Your DNA to the Government's Genetic Database?

Popular Mechanics considers the discoveries and scientific progress that could be enabled by the All of Us Research Program's research platform.

Jan 17, 2018

Type: News

NIH Wants 1 Million Americans to Contribute to New Pool of Gene Data

In a lengthy interview with the Washington Post, NIH director Francis Collins shares his excitement about the scale and potential of the All of Us Research Program.

Jan 16, 2018

Type: News

NIH Calls for “All of Us” Population Health Research Proposals

Health IT Analytics describes the All of Us Research Program's call for use cases and research questions to consider during its upcoming Research Priorities Workshop and beyond.

Jan 16, 2018

Type: News

NIH Working Group: All of Us Program Should Begin as Pilot Study

An article in Healthcare IT News summarizes the conclusions of the report published by the All of Us Research Program Genomics Working Group.

Jan 2, 2018

Type: News

All of Us Research Program Advisory Panel Launches Tribal Collaboration Working Group

The All of Us Research Program Advisory Panel recently established a new working group to provide input on the inclusion of American Indian and Alaska Native  populations in the program.

December 21, 2017

Type: Announcements

Working Group Outlines Possibilities for All of Us Research Program’s Genomics Plan

The Genomics Working Group of the All of Us Research Program’s Advisory Panel recently completed its final report, suggesting that the program consider a phased approach for genomic analyses, ramping up in a sys

December 21, 2017

Type: Announcements

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All of Us Research Program Seeks Input on Research Priorities

Submissions Closed

We need your help!

December 19, 2017

Type: Announcements

All of Us Seeks Public Input to Inform Plans for Child Enrollment

The Child Enrollment Scientific Vision Working Group of the All of Us Advisory Panel seeks public input on the pediatric research that t

September 1, 2017

Type: Announcements

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NIH’s All of Us Research Program expands national network of medical centers

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

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August 29, 2017

Type: Announcements

Advisory Panel Meeting – August 2017

Type: Event

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All of Us Research Program Advisory Panel Launches Genomics Working Group

The All of Us Research Program Advisory Panel recently established a new working group to help inform the program’s comprehensive genomics strategy.

August 15, 2017

Type: Announcements

The All of Us Research Program Initial Protocol

See the latest protocol information at our All of Us Research Program Operational Protocol page.

August 4, 2017

Type: News

The All of Us Research Program announces first community partner awards

The National Institutes of Health announced its first four community partner awards to begin building a national network of trusted leaders to motivate diverse communities to join the All of Us Research Program, part of the Precision Medicine Initia

July 25, 2017

Type: Announcements

All of Us Assembles Cross-Cutting Team to Support Coordination Across NIH

From its very beginning, the All of Us Research Program has benefited from the insights of colleagues across NIH, who have helped shape the program and envision future possibilities.

July 24, 2017

Type: Announcements

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All of Us Research Program Launches Working Group on Child Enrollment

This month the All of Us Research Program established a new working group of its advisory panel to help inform the program’s plans for enrollment of children.

July 17, 2017

Type: Announcements

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Beta Testing Begins for NIH’s All of Us Research Program

I’m happy to announce that we’ve begun enrolling our first participants as beta testers of the All of Us Research Program. This is a major milestone in our progress to date, and one of many more to come for our startup research consortium that came together less than a year ago.

June 5, 2017

Type: Announcements

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Chris Lunt Named Chief Technology Officer of the All of Us Research Program

The All of Us Research Program at the National Institutes of Health has selected Chris Lunt as chief technology officer.

June 1, 2017

Type: Announcements

UConn Health Conference – Genomics: at the Heart of ‘All of Us’

In this Q & A article Stephanie Devaney, Ph.D., deputy director of the All of Us Research Program, discusses how the new frontier of precision medicine, fueled by genomics, is at the heart of all our future health and healthcare.

Jun 1, 2017

Type: News

A Fresh Look at the Rules for Returning Research Results

As the biomedical research enterprise increasingly moves to a more participatory model of research, where research participants are treated more as partners than passive subjects, we can expect greater emphasis on returning individual-level results of research to participants.

May 30, 2017

Type: News

Advisory Panel Meeting – May 2017

Type: Event

Health Care, Precisely One Person at a Time

A radical technology platform emerges for health and medicine.

May 22, 2017

Type: News

Return of Genetic Results for the All of Us Research Program

Type: Event

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Dara Richardson-Heron, M.D. Named Chief Engagement Officer of the All of Us Research Program

The National Institutes of Health has selected Dara Richardson-Heron, M.D., as chief engagement officer of the All of Us Research Program.

February 22, 2017

Type: Announcements

All of Us Research Program Engagement Partners Funding Opportunity Webinar

Type: Event

NIH Renames Precision Medicine Cohort, Urges Patient Engagement

The NIH has renamed the Precision Medicine Cohort to the All of Us Research Program, bringing new opportunities for participant involvement in precision medicine.

Feb 7, 2017

Type: News

All of Us Research Program announces funding opportunity for community partners

The National Institutes of Health has announced a new opportunity for organizations interested in helping engage volunteers in the 

February 1, 2017

Type: Announcements

Advisory Panel Meeting – January 2017

Type: Event

All of Us Research Program announces vacancy for Chief Technology Officer

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
All of Us Research Program (formerly PMI Cohort Program)
National Institutes of Health - Bethesda, Maryland

November 28, 2016

Type: Announcements

Community Forum of the All of Us Research Program

Type: Event

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PMI Cohort Program announces new name: the All of Us Research Program

The Precision Medicine Initiative® (PMI) Cohort Program will now be called the All of Us Research Program and will be the largest health and medical research program on precision medicine. A set of core values is guiding its development and implementation:

October 13, 2016

Americans are Keen to Take Part in a National Precision Medicine Program

In an opinion piece in STAT, Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program Director Eric Dishman discusses survey results that indicate Americans are interested in participating in the initiative.

Sep 8, 2016

Type: News

Q&A: Kathy Hudson

In a Q&A with Nature, NIH Deputy Director for Science, Outreach and Policy Dr. Kathy Hudson discusses the challenges of the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program.

Sep 8, 2016

Type: News

A Survey of U.S. Adults' Opinions about Conduct of a Nationwide Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Study of Genes and Environment

This PLoS ONE article provides results from a survey of a population-based sample of U.S. adults to measure attitudes toward the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program. Seventy nine percent of respondents supported a national precision medicine study.

Aug 17, 2016

Type: News

Uncle Sam Wants You - Or at Least Your Genetic and Lifestyle Information

An article in the New York Times gives an overview of what participants can expect when enrolling in the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program.

Jul 23, 2016

Type: News

Advisory Panel Meeting – June 2016

Type: Event

Presentation on the PMI Cohort Program at the Council of Councils

Type: Event

Health Leaders Talk Data Analytics, Precision Medicine and the Opportunities, and Challenges, for Patient Care

Healthcare Informatics highlights how federal partners, research institutions and hospitals are approaching precision medicine.

Apr 27, 2016

Type: News

Meet Eric Dishman, the New Face of the Precision Medicine Initiative

In this interview with U.S. News & World Report, incoming PMI Cohort Program Director Eric Dishman discusses data, accessibility and the future of health research.

Apr 12, 2016

Type: News

Q&A: Tech Expert and Cancer Survivor to Lead U.S. 1-Million-Person Health Study

Eric Dishman speaks with ScienceInsider on the perspective he brings as a patient, social scientist and tech industry veteran.

Apr 12, 2016

Type: News

NIH Director Sees Solving Data Puzzle as Key to U.S. Precision Medicine

In a Reuters interview, NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins discusses how the Precision Medicine Initiative will tackle piecing together data from existing studies and differing medical records.

Mar 6, 2015

Type: News

The Big Data Quest to Treat Every Disease

Dr. Collins speaks with The Atlantic's James Hamblin on how genomics and other health information will inform the Precision Medicine Initiative.

Mar 2, 2016

Type: News

Precision Medicine Initiative Aims to Revolutionize Health Care

In a story about the White House summit on PMI, Dr. Collins talks to CBS News about how PMI will gather information which will be informative not only on illness, but also on how to keep people in good health.

Feb 25, 2016

Type: News

NIH Taking First Steps to Huge Precision Medicine Project

This AP article outlines the first steps taken by NIH to build a one million person cohort study to expand our understanding of ways we can improve health and treat disease.

Feb 25, 2016

Type: News

New Guidelines Nudge Doctors to Give Patients Access to Medical Records

This New York Times article provides an overview of the new guidelines issued by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services on individuals' rights under HIPAA to access their health information.

Jan 16, 2016

Type: News

Advisory Panel Meeting – January 2016

Type: Event

Pre-Application Technical Assistance Webinar for the Precision Medicine Initiative® (PMI) Cohort Program Requests for Applications (RFAs)

Type: Event

Q&A: Francis Collins on High Hopes and a Mad Schedule for Precision Medicine

Politico features a Precision Medicine Initiative Q&A session with NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins and NIH Deputy Director for Science, Outreach and Policy Dr. Kathy Hudson.

Dec 27, 2015

Type: News

Advisory Panel Meeting – December 2015

Type: Event

Precision Medicine and FDA — Emerging Cloud Platform in Beta

In a recent post, Eye on FDA gives an overview of PrecisionFDA, a new precision medicine web space for researchers and organizations to conduct genome analysis and discuss results.

Dec 8, 2015

Type: News

Privacy Principles Set for Precision Medicine Initiative

Fierce Health IT provides an overview of PMI privacy and data security principles that were recently announced by the White House.

Nov 11, 2015

Type: News

Could Precision Medicine Advance the Goals of Racial Equality?

In a Newsworks article, Dr. Esteban Burchard talks about the importance of diversity and inclusion for the Precision Medicine Initiative.

Oct 15, 2015

Type: News

Building the Foundation for Genomics in Precision Medicine

Nature features a short series on precision medicine.

Oct 14, 2015

Type: News

Precision Medicine Ideas for VCs and Angel Investors

In Venture Beat, Dr. Florence Comite writes about how precision medicine will generate changes in the physician to patient experience, with opportunities for more efficient ways to practice medicine.

Oct 11, 2015

Type: News

NIH Stakeholder Briefing on the PMI Working Group Final Report

Type: Event

Precision Medicine: Much More Than Just Genetics

PLOS Blog explains why the Precision Medicine Initiative cohort program is more than a genomic project.

Sep 24, 2015

Type: News

Precision Medicine Initiative Working Group Presentation of its Final Report to the ACD

Type: Event

Everything You Need to Know About Precision Medicine

An article in Popular Science gives a detailed overview of continued efforts to bring precision medicine into standard clinical practice.

Aug 27, 2015

Type: News

Patients' Medical Records May Soon Have Genetic Results

A recent US News and World Report article looked at the eventual inclusion of genetic information in personal medical records and how the direction of the Precision Medicine Initiative will mean greater patient involvement in healthcare decisions.

Jul 23, 2015

Type: News

NIH seeks feedback on how to collect clinical data via smartphones, wearables

A recent article in MobiHealth News explained how participants' mobile technologies, such as smartphones and wearable health data trackers, will be key elements for collecting information for the Precision Medicine Initiative.

Jul 7, 2015

Type: News

Mobile and Personal Technologies in Precision Medicine Workshop

Type: Event

Participant Engagement and Health Equity Workshop

Type: Event

From Bench to Bedside: How Precision Medicine is Changing the Future

NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins recently gave a presentation at the annual Aspen Ideas Festival. In his talk, Dr. Collins highlights how the Precision Medicine Initiative pushes for methods opposite of the one-size-fits-all standard of disease treatment currently in use.

Jun 26, 2015

Type: News

Michigan Trials Take Cancer Fight to Cellular Level

The Detroit News recently published an article about efforts spurred by the Precision Medicine Initiative taking place at local hospitals and research laboratories. The article highlights clinical trials that target cancer in a new way. Dr.

Jun 23, 2015

Type: News

Conquering Cancer: Personalized Medicine is the Future

The Huffington Post looks at the Precision Medicine Initiative through the lens of treating cancer. This blog post details how precision medicine focuses on treating each patient based on their genetic makeup and specific mutations in their body.

Jun 19, 2015

Type: News

Driving Innovation in Health Systems through an Apps-Based Information Economy

A recent commentary in Cell Systems examined how modern-day software applications will help put the Precision Medicine Initiative into practice.

Jun 11, 2015

Type: News

Cancer Trials are Changing. That Could Mean Faster Access to Better Drugs

The Washington Post examines a new model of cancer research, which focuses on precision medicine. Instead of finding drugs to treat cancers in specific organs, new trials seek to group patients together based on similar genetic mutations, regardless of cancer location.

Jun 1, 2015

Type: News

A New Way to Study Cancer and its Treatments

This article in the Washington Post details how the NCI-MATCH research study is a prime example of a shift toward precision medicine. The trial is designed to be more efficient, faster and better able to match drugs with patients that are most likely to benefit from them.

Jun 1, 2015

Type: News

Digital Health Data in a Million-Person Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort

Type: Event

The History of Medicine Will Seem Blunt and Random Compared to What's Coming Next

Dr. Eric Green, director of NIH's National Human Genome Research Institute, gives five reasons we're at a turning point with precision medicine and provides an overview of the Precision Medicine Initiative for this article in Business Insider.

May 20, 2015

Type: News

U.S. Introduces New DNA Standard for Ensuring Accuracy of Genetic Tests

The New York Times reports on recently released genetic testing standards by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

May 14, 2015

Type: News

How DNA Sequencing is Transforming the Hunt for New Drugs

An article by Reuters examines how pharmaceutical companies are using genome sequencing data to rapidly find new targets for drugs and therapies.

May 13, 2015

Type: News

Want Precision Medicine? Share Your Data

Kathy Giusti, member of the NIH Precision Medicine Initiative Working Group, writes a commentary in Forbes noting the need for a cultural shift to enable universal open data sharing in order to realize the full potential of precision medicine.

May 11, 2015

Type: News

Senate Hearing: Continuing America's Leadership: Realizing the Promise of Precision Medicine for Patients

Type: Event

The Precision Medicine Initiative: A New National Effort

In a viewpoint commentary in JAMA, Dr. Euan Ashley outlines the need for a national effort on precision medicine.

Apr 30, 2015

Type: News

Personalized Medicine: Time for One-Person Trials

A commentary in Nature examines a new way of carrying out clinical trials through the lens of precision medicine.

Apr 29, 2015

Type: News

Precision Medicine: Working Toward Custom-Fitted Cures

U.S. News and World Report examines how the Precision Medicine Initiative could fundamentally change the way we practice medicine and treat disease.

Apr 28, 2015

Type: News

Michigan Child Trials Target Genetic Roots of Cancers

The Detroit News reports on how researchers at a Michigan children's hospital are using precision medicine to develop treatments for pediatric cancers.

Apr 14, 2015

Type: News

It Takes Two to Tango: Combine Diagnostics and Drugs for Precision Medicine

In a Forbes commentary, Reenita Das writes about advancing precision medicine through companion diagnostics.

Apr 8, 2015

Type: News

Your Genes May be Key in Cancer Fight

The Detroit Free Press reports on a Michigan man that is cancer free thanks to a repurposed drug that stopped the progression of his disease.

Apr 8, 2015

Type: News

NIH Plots Million-Person Megastudy

Science reports on the first Precision Medicine Initiative workshop, convened to set the course for NIH's efforts in precision medicine, including building a long-term research study of over 1 million Americans.

Feb 20, 2015

Type: News

Public Workshop on Unique Scientific Opportunities for the National Research Cohort

Type: Event

Public Workshop on Building a Precision Medicine Research Cohort

Type: Event