ADAM TANNER

Articles

• "Tips for Covering the Hidden Trade in Patient Data," Association of Health Care Journalists, Feb. 2
"The Hidden Global Trade in Patient Medical Data," Yale Global, Jan. 24
• "The Secret Life of the Gay Jewish Immigrant Whose Company Now Sells Your Medical Secrets," The Forward, Jan. 12, 2017
The Hidden Trade in Our Medical Data: Why We Should Worry, Scientific American, Jan. 11, 2017
• "Strengthening Protection of Patient Medical Data," Century Foundation, Jan. 10, 2017
• "Patient Consent and the Commercialization of Lab Data," Clinical Chemistry, Jan. 10, 2017
• "How your Medical Data Fuels a Hidden Multi-Billion Dollar Trade" Time, Jan. 9, 2017
• "Patient Power Through Records," Boston Globe, Jan. 8, 2017
• “The Promise & Perils of Sharing DNA,” Undark, Sept. 13, 2017
• “Data Thieves Find Easy Pickings in the Health Care System,” Scientific American, July 27, 2016
• “Watching You Watching TV,” Undark, May 24, 2016
• “Mexico's Entire Voter Database Made Accessible on Internet,” Scientific American, April 22. 2016.
• “How Safe Are Your Medical Secrets?” More Magazine, April 2016
• “For Sale: Your Medical Records,” Scientific American, Feb. 2016
• “This Little-Known Firm Is Getting Rich Off Your Medical Data,” Fortune, Feb. 9, 2016.
• “Legal Questions Raised by the Widespread Aggregation of Personal Data,” New England Law Review, Volume 49, Issue 4
• “Medical PrivacyPacific Standard, July/August 2015.
• “How Ads Follow You from Phone to Desktop to Tablet,” MIT Technology Review, July 1, 2015

 

Interviews and Features About Adam Tanner:

• Inside the Health Data Industry's Opaque Diagnosis, Advertising Age, Feb 17
Information is the Best Medicine WURD 900AM, in Philadelphia, Feb 11
Wisconsin Public Radio, Feb 1
Passcode, Christian Science Monitor, Feb 1
Abine Online Privacy Blog, Jan 31
• KUAC, Fairbanks, Alaska, Jan 26,
KXDF Fairbanks CBS TV affiliate, Jan 25
WBUR Boston with host Meghna Chakrabarti, Jan 25
• On the Dark Market in Medical Data, Varonis. Part two here. Jan 25
• KIRO radio Seattle, Dave Ross Show, Jan 24
• Tulsa Public Radio, Jan 23, 2017
Companies are making billions off your medical data — and you won't get a cent of it, Mic.com, Jan. 12, 2017
Leonard Lopate Show, WNYC, Jan 11
Topical Currents, WLRN Miami interview, Jan. 11
• "Secondary commercial market for patient data rife with privacy concerns," FierceHealthcare, Jan. 11
• "5 Questions with Adam Tanner," National Center for Business Journalism, Jan 11
"Adam Tanner *88 Goes Behind the Scenes of the Multibillion-Dollar Medical Data Industry," Princeton Alumni Review, Jan 11
• "Your private medical data is for sale -- and it's driving a business worth billions," The Guardian, Jan 10
• "Medical data gathering is big business," Deutsche Welle, Jan. 10
• "Insider Q&A: Your medical information is big business" Associated Press, Jan 1, 2017