Archive for January 24th, 2015

Data Privacy Day in Atlanta

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

This Wednesday, January 28th, is data privacy day. The National Cyber Security Alliance is bringing together experts from industry, government, and academia to discuss the implications of future developments in technology for healthcare privacy. The event will be hosted on campus at Georgia Tech and it is titled: Health Privacy in a Fully Connected World: The Loss of Autonomy or Increased Opportunity for Longevity? If you’re interested in attending, tickets are available now.

Editorial on Healthcare Privacy

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Professors Antón and Swire have an op-ed in the Atlanta Journal Constitution about the increasing importance of protecting healthcare data. It’s difficult to summarize an issue as complex as protecting privacy in healthcare information technologies, but this op-ed does it well.