University of Phoenix Precision Medicine Initiative Discussion
Priorto beginning work on this discussion, read the
Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program – Building a Research Foundation for 21st Century MedicineLinks to an external site.
Translational Biomedical Informatics in the Cloud: Present and FutureLinks to an external site.
Precision Medicine: The Future or Simply Politics?
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For this discussion, you will examine the goal of Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) to leverage advances in genomics, informatics, and technology to improve communication and decision-making and treat disease. In your initial post, compare and contrast the benefits and risks of participating in the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program. Evaluate the risks associated with the potential of the nefarious use of this level of information, and explain why you would or would not be a participant in this initiative.