Web Conference - The De-Identification of Health Records - Risks and Rewards
Broadcast Date: Friday, November 16th, 2012
1 – 2:30 p.m. EST
Powerful new analytic techniques combined with the collection of vast volumes of individual health data and associated statistics have created never-before-seen opportunities to spot health trends for both public good and private profit. But what privacy risks exist for the individuals whose data is being mined? What are the best practices for safely de-identifying records and providing audits to ensure that personal and sensitive information remains protected? Join our panel of legal, technical and operational experts to hear the latest developments in this important and rapidly developing field.
Panelists:Khaled El Emam, Founder and CEO, Privacy Analytics, Inc.
Rebecca Herold, CIPP/US, CIPP/IT, Privacy Professor, Rebecca Herold & Associates LLC
Deven McGraw, Director, Health Privacy Project, Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT)