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NIH Director’s Statement: Preparing to Launch the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program

Preparing to Launch the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program

Feb 25, 2016

Type: Announcements

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

Jan 15, 2016

2016 - 09:00 to 14:30

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Type: Events

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

Jan 14, 2016

2016 - 12:00 to 13:30

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Type: Events

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

Dec 17, 2015

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Type: Events

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 08, 2015

Type: News

NIH Director's Statement: An Update on the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program

An Update on the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program

Nov 17, 2015

Type: Announcements

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