Nuffield Council on Bioethics


The collection, linking and use of data in biomedical research and health care: ethical issues

The report considers the ethical questions raised by advances in information technology and data science in the context of health care and biomedical research. Specifically in relation to privacy and public interest, and the ways in which developments in data science and computing have put...
Briefing paper

Artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare and research

This briefing note examines the current and potential applications of AI in healthcare, its limits, and the ethical issues arising from its use.