Sharing Health Data and Biospecimens with Industry — A Principle-Driven, Practical Approach

New England Journal of Medicine
May 28, 2020 Vol. 382 No. 2
http://www.nejm.org/toc/nejm/medical-journal

 

Perspective
Sharing Health Data and Biospecimens with Industry — A Principle-Driven, Practical Approach
Kayte Spector-Bagdady, J.D., M.Bioethics, Raymond Hutchinson, M.D., Erin O’Brien Kaleba, M.P.H, and Sachin Kheterpal, M.D., M.B.A.
Regulations give substantial discretion to individual organizations when it comes to sharing deidentified data and specimens with outside entities. Academic medical centers are practically and ethically compelled to establish best practices for such sharing.