Friday, June 12, 2015

NIH approves strategic vision to transform the National Library of Medicine

Some interesting recommendations in the report (pdf):

NLM should
  • Promote connection of disparate data sources and streams
  • Play a leadership role in harmonizing and connecting with international databases
  • Lead NIH efforts...in examining the ethical, legal, and social implications of sharing biomedical data
and much more

Read a press release here