April 27, 2017

Learning Health System (LHS) Collaboratory

11:30 AM to 01:00 PM

Palmer Commons, Great Lakes North Central

Website: dlhs-umi.ch/lhscollaboratory

Ethical, legal and social implications of learning health systems: A panel presentation

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This interactive panel discussion will present key issues and current research on the ethical, legal and social issues raised:

1.    for patients and clinicians in gathering their health information and biospecimens for a LHS,
2.    in converting patient information and donations into usable data and specimens for quality improvement and secondary research to operate a LHS, and
3.    in the legal and property interests in transitioning such data to knowledge in a LHS. 

Presenters include:

1.    Andrew Shuman, MD

Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School

Chief, ENT Section of the Surgery Service, VA Ann Arbor Health System

Co-Director of the Program in Clinical Ethics, Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM)

2.    Kayte Spector-Bagdady, JD, MBioethics

Research Investigator in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Medical School

Director, Program in Research Ethics, Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine (CBSSM)

3.    Nicholson Price, JD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School