Secure Health Sciences Research Informatics at University of Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
UPMC’s Research Informatics Office (RIO) is responsible for clinical data extraction, transformation, honest brokering, and provisioning for hundreds of large and small research projects, as well as the infrastructure for HuBMAP in partnership with the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center. To efficiently support these activities, particularly including protected data sharing with many investigators across multiple institutions, RIO has adopted the Federated Identity, Data Movement, Search and Group Management features of Globus.
Managing Protected Data
Globus offers a higher assurance level for protected data, including HIPAA compliance for PHI, so subscribers can easily manage this...