The Football Players Health Study (FPHS) at Harvard – Informatics Platform

Presentation Date: 

Tuesday, June 14, 2016


Harvard IT Summit
See also: IT Summit

The FPHS is a long running research study including many different research protocols. The study includes former NFL football players as the key subjects. In this presentation, we will describe the scope of research, the variety of data collection methods, and the security controls being put in place in our partnership with the HMS IT team. More information about the study as a whole can be found at

Douglas MacFadden, Chief Information Officer, Harvard Catalyst, Harvard Medical School

Joe Zurba, Chief Information Security Officer, Harvard Medical School

Chris Botka, Chief Technology Officer, Harvard Medical School