Safeguarding Digital Health: Protecting Privacy and Mitigating Cyber Risks

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Lecture Overview

In this session on cyber security and digital health, Digital Health Officer Amy McKimm delves into the critical aspects of privacy and data protection as well as the escalating risks that cybercrime poses to the health domain. Join Amy to explore the importance of privacy in the digital health landscape, gain insights into how your data is an asset, and understand the growing vulnerabilities and risks faced by the healthcare sector in the face of cyber threats.


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Amy is a healthcare leader passionate to see patients, clinicians and technology come together to drive change in how healthcare is delivered across the world. She has extensive local and international experience in healthcare innovation and improvement, with experience managing successful large-scale organisational change programs. As Chief Digital Health Officer, at Alfred Health Amy is responsible for leading Alfred Health's Digital Health strategy and supporting excellence in care across the organisation. Over the past 5 years her role has included fighting off the “bad guys and girls” in the cyber world (the cape is always in the cupboard).
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First Published13 February 2024
Updated13 February 2024
13 February 2026
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Cyber Security