Ethics and Policy Questions: Genomics, Health Care, and Big Data

Course Code:
MSBI 31500

This course will provide students with an understanding of critical ethical, legal and social issues related to biomedical informatics, with an emphasis on policies in the US. Specific topics include: balancing privacy and discovery in the context of big data analysis; data stewardship; human genomic data; implications of future innovation for privacy and ethics; and guarding against misuse of data.