Report of the International Bioethics Committee (IBC) on big data and health (2017)


Created in 1993, the International Bioethics Committee (IBC) is a body of 36 independent experts that follows progress in the life sciences and its applications to ensure respect for human dignity and freedom. It is currently the only global forum for reflection in bioethics.

This report addresses the topic of Big Data and health, including the issues of autonomy, consent, data protection and governance.

Click HERE to view the original article from International Bioethics Committee, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

The ideas and opinions expressed in the link above are the author’s own and do not necessarily represent those of the Bioethics Advisory Committee Singapore.