Upon completion of this module, students will be able to identify core concepts related to data ethics and integrity; identify pertinent data use guidelines and regulations; and describe good practices for data retention, sharing, security, and analysis.
Ethics and Legal Issues: Ethics and Integrity in Data Use and Management
|Published: November 21, 2011|
|Revised: June 9, 2015|
This module defines basic concepts related to the ethics of data use, compares the ethics of using clinical and research data, and reviews key ethical guidelines and regulations. The module explains why U.S. regulations are relevant for data managers outside the U.S. The module outlines how key ethics concepts affect data retention, sharing, security, ownership, and analysis as well as publication of research results.
Project: Global Health Informatics Partnership
Author: John Sidle