Who benefits from our medical records? It’s not patients. Today we return to the topic of big data, specifically personal medical records. Adam Tanner, author of “Our Bodies, Our Data: How Companies Make Billions Selling Our Medical Records”
Adam Tanner is writer in residence at Harvard University’s Institute for Quantitative Social Science, and a veteran foreign correspondent and one of America’s leading experts on privacy and the commercialization of personal data. His latest book gives a history behind the big business of medical data.