Electronic Health Information Laboratory (EHIL)
Centre for Practice Changing Research, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa,Ontario,Canada
EHIL is a collaborative research environment. Our team is comprised of computer scientists, software engineers, mathematicians and statisticians, librarians, graduate students, visiting researchers, and various collaborators.The lab has a strong focus on commercialization of research results, and has already spun-off two companies. This allows the rapid translation of research results to the broader healthcare community.In addition to collaborating with the leading health, health informatics, and computer science research centers in Canada and the U.S., we also work with industry to solve practical problems and with advocacy groups to inform public discourse on responsible data sharing.
- EHIL is at the forefront of innovation and commercialization of privacy enhancing technologies for the sharing of health data for secondary purposes.