Understanding and Managing the Legal and Ethical Risks of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Healthcare

COVID-19 forced the discussion around innovation in healthcare to the forefront.

More than ever, Artificial Intelligence (AI) can have a profound impact on healthcare, but must meet legal, ethical and regulatory obligations.

In one day, you will get a practical overview of how AI is (and can be) used in healthcare, along with the knowledge and skills you need to innovate responsibly – and with confidence – in your healthcare organization.

What You Will Learn:

  • Understanding AI: what does it look like in healthcare? What are your legal obligations?
  • Data integration
  • Health data: what makes it unique? Understanding the legal and regulatory frameworks
  • Deciphering data access, security and privacy concerns
  • How to identify security risks and strategies to deal with them
  • Legal and ethical challenges and considerations

Who Should Take This Program:

  • Privacy officers and other privacy professionals working in healthcare settings
  • Health records leaders/custodians
  • IT and IM leads in healthcare
  • Data analytics and innovation leads
  • eMR vendors
  • Lawyers advising on privacy issues and information technology or health
  • Ethicists
  • Healthcare administrators or representatives from hospitals, long-term care facilities (CEOs, VPs, directors, risk managers, operations managers, compliance officers, policy advisors, ethicists and patients’ rights advocates)
  • Professional association and licensing body representatives
  • Medical directors of healthcare organizations and government agencies
  • Heath insurance industry professionals
  • Government and public policy advisors


Program Chairs

  • Mary Jane Dykeman, Managing Partner, INQ Law, Partner & Co-Founder, INQ IQ Consulting
  • Carole Piovesan, INQ Law