Multimedia: NIH framework points the way forward for building national, large-scale research cohort

A key component of President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative, the 1 million participant research effort will change the way we think about an practice medicine by focusing on the individual patient instead of medical averages. Embracing participant engagement, mHealth data and electronic medical records, the Precision Medicine Initiative cohort will be our gateway to delivering the right treatment for the right patient at the right time.