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Elizabeth Evans, 2018 PEP Fellow, recommends guidelines to instill public trust and better protect people when using big data to deal with opioid use disorder in a new research study

Elizabeth Evans, 2018 PEP Fellow, recommends guidelines to instill public trust and better protect people when using big data to deal with opioid use disorder in a new research study. Evans wrote, “Efforts informed by big data are saving lives, yielding significant benefits. Uses of big data may also undermine public trust in government and cause other unintended harms.” Read more here: Science Codex, News Medical Life Sciences, News Office release.

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