White House Announces Efforts to Accelerate Precision Medicine Initiative

From: GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The White House unveiled today a series of commitments from dozens of government agencies, academic institutions, and various public and private sector organizations to accelerate President Barack Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI) and its goal of establishing a large-scale research cohort of individuals across the US.


The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, in collaboration with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), has also committed to developing a precision medicine-specific guide to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework by the end of the year. The guide will help organizations involved in the PMI maintain a strong security strategy and prioritize participant trust.

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