Social Science Research

 It is crucial to understand societies (including patients, physicians and families) actions and reactions to the implementation of P4Medicine. The areas of study with substantial opportunity include 1) How to best facilitate patient and consumer participation and behavior change 2) How participation leads to more efficient healthcare and patient outcomes 3) What are the optimal organizational and infrastructures necessary for P4medicine 4) What are the security and privacy issues that arise from systems medicine and how do address them 5) What is the economical impact of P4Medicine.