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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

Could Precision Medicine Advance the Goals of Racial Equity?

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