Journals

  1. G.M. Jacquez, A. Essex, A. Curtis, B. Kohler, R. Sherman, K. El Emam, C. Shi, A. Kaufmann, L. Beale, T. Cusick, D. Goldberg, P. Goovaerts: “Geospatial cryptography: Enabling researchers to access private, spatially referenced, human subjects data for cancer control and prevention“. In Journal of Geographic Systems, First Online May 11, 2017.
  2. L. Arbuckle, E. Moher. S. Ahmed, S. Bartlett, K. El Emam: “Montreal Accord on Patient-Reported Outcomes Use Series – Paper 9: Anonymization and Ethics Considerations for Capturing and Sharing Patient Reported Outcomes”. In Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, published online April 20, 2017.
  3. K. El Emam: “An Overview of Anonymization Practices in Initial Data Releases Pursuant to EMA Policy 0070”. In Applied Clinical Trials, April 13, 2017.
  4. M. Scaiano, G. Middleton, L. Arbuckle, V. Kolhatkar, L. Peyton, M. Dowling, D.S. Gipson, K. El Emam: “A unified framework for evaluating the risk of re-identification of text de-identification tools”. Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 63:174-183, 2016.
  5. K. El Emam: “Medical Data Privacy Handbook, A. Gkoulalas-Divanis, G. Loukides. Springer International Publishing, Switzerland (2015). 832 pp., ISBN: 978-3-319-23633-9″. (Book Review), Journal of Biomedical Informatics, 62:106, 2016.
  6. E. Moher, K. El Emam: “The Ethical Merits of Nudges in the Clinical Setting“. In American Journal of Bioethics, 15(10):54-5, 2015.
  7. K. El Emam, H. Farah, S. Samet, A. Essex, E. Jonker, M. Kantarcioglu, C. Earle: “A Privacy Preserving Protocol for Tracking Participants in Phase I Clinical Trials”. In Journal of Biomedical Informatics, October 2015, 57:145-162.
  8. K. El Emam, S. Rodgers, B. Malin: “Anonymizing and Sharing Individual Patient Level Data.” In BMJ 350:h1139, 2015.
  9. K. El Emam, K. Abdallah: “De-identifying Clinical Trials Data”. In Applied Clinical Trials, 24(8), 2015.
  10. K. El Emam, C. Álvarez: “A Critical Appraisal of the Article 29 Working Party Opinion 05/2014 on Data Anonymization Techniques”. In International Data Privacy Law 5 (1): 73-87, 2015.
  11. H-W. Jung, K. El Emam: “A linear programming model for preserving privacy when disclosing patient spatial information for secondary purposes.” In the International Journal of Health Geographics 13(16), 2014.
  12. K. El Emam, L. Arbuckle, A. Essex, S. Samet, B. Eze, G. Middleton, D. Buckeridge, E. Jonker, E. Moher, C. Earle: “Secure Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistant Organism Colonization in Ontario Long Term Care Homes.” In PLoS ONE 9(4), 2013.
  13. K. El Emam, F. Dankar, A. Neisa. E. Jonker: “Evaluating the risk of patient re-identification from adverse drug event reports.” In BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 13(114), 2013.
  14. V. Bobicev, M. Sokolova, K. El Emam, Y. Jafer, B. Dewar, E. Jonker, S. Matwin: “Can Anonymous Posters on Medical Forums be Reidentified?” In the Journal of Medical Internet Research 15(10), 2013.
  15. K. El Emam, E. Moher: “Privacy and anonymity challenges when collecting data for public health purposes.” In the Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, 41(Suppl 1), 2013.
  16. B.A. Malin, K. El Emam, C.M. O’Keefe: “Biomedical data privacy: Problems, perspectives, and recent advances.” In the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 20(1), 2013.
  17. K. El Emam, E. Jonker, E. Moher, L. Arbuckle: “A review of evidence on consent bias in research.” In Am J Bioeth 13(4), 2013.
  18. F.K. Dankar, K. El Emam: “Practicing Differential Privacy in Healthcare: A Review.” In Transactions on Data Privacy 6(1), 2013.
  19. K. El Emam, L. Arbuckle, E. Jonker, K. Anderson: “Two h-Index Benchmarks for Evaluating the Publication Performance of Medical Informatics Researchers.” In Journal of Medical Internet Research 14(5), 2012.
  20. K. El Emam, S. Samet, L. Arbuckle, R. Tamblyn, C. Earle, M. Kantarcioglu: “A secure distributed logistic regression protocol for the detection of rare adverse drug events.” In the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 7(7), 2012.
  21. F. Dankar, K. El Emam, A. Neisa, T. Roffey: “Estimating the re-identification risk of clinical data sets.” In BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 12 (66), 2012.
  22. K. El Emam, S. Samet, J. Hu, L. Peyton, C. Earle, G. Jayaraman, T. Wong, M. Kantarcioglu, F. Dankar, and A. Essex: “A Protocol for the Secure Linking of Registries for HPV Surveillance.“ In PLoS ONE 7(7), 2012.
  23. M. van der Velden, K. El Emam: “Not all my friends need to know: A qualitative study of teenage patients, privacy and social media.” In the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, Jul 6, 2012.
  24. M. Sokolova, K. El Emam, L. Arbukle, E. Neri, S. Rose, E. Jonker: “P2P Watch: Personal Health Information detection in peer-to-peer file sharing networks.” In the Journal of Medical Internet Research 14(1), 2012.
  25. M. Sokolova and G. Lapalme: “How much do we say? Using informativeness of negotiation records for early prediction of negotiation outcomes.” In Group Decision and Negotiation 21(3), 2012.