Barbara J. Evans

University of Houston Law Center

Associate Professor

4604 Calhoun Road

Houston, TX 77204-6060

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

18

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Much Ado About Data Ownership

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 25, Fall 2011, University of Houston Law Center No. 1857986
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 05 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2014
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 518 (55,321)
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health information technology, privacy, data ownership, HIPAA, Common Rule, HITECH Act

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Barbarians at the Gate: Consumer-Driven Health Data Commons and the Transformation of Citizen Science

American Journal of Law and Medicine, Vol. 42, No. 4, 651-685, 2016
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2019
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 291 (108,543)

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precision medicine, citizen science, data commons, privacy, interoperable health data resources

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The First Amendment Right to Speak about the Human Genome

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law (2014), Vol. 16(3):549-636, U of Houston Law Center No. 2013-A-4
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 17 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2015
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 264 (120,257)
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genetics, return of results, First Amendment, direct-to-consumer genetic testing, CLIA

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Seven Pillars of a New Evidentiary Paradigm: The Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act Enters the Genomic Era

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 85, 2009, U of Houston Law Center No. 2009-A-11
Number of pages: 106 Posted: 14 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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drug safety, torts, preemption, Wyeth v. Levine, Food & Drug Administration, FDA, genetic tests, drug regulation, clinical trial, health data network, Food & Drug Administration Amendments Act, FDAAA, pharmacogenomics

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Waiving Your Privacy Goodbye: Privacy Waivers and the HITECH Act’s Regulated Price for Sale of Health Data to Researchers

Univ. of Houston Public Law and Legal Theory Working Paper No. 2010-A-22
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Aug 2010
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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HITECH Act, HIPAA Privacy Rule, consent waiver, privacy waiver, health IT, informational privacy

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The Ethics of Postmarketing Observational Studies of Drug Safety Under Section 505(o)(3) of the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act

38 American Journal of Law and Medicine 577-606 (2012), U of Houston Law Center No. 2012-A-19
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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privacy, food and drug law, section 505(o)(3), postmarketing observational studies, HIPAA privacy Rule, Common Rule

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The Limits of FDA's Authority to Regulate Clinical Research Involving High-Throughput DNA Sequencing

Symposium: Emerging Issues and New Frontiers for FDA Regulation, 70 Food and Drug Law Journal 259-287 (2015), U of Houston Law Center No. 2014-A74
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2015
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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FDA, gene sequencing, high-throughout sequencing, Part 812, IDE, research

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Congress' New Infrastructural Model of Medical Privacy

Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 84, No. 3, 2009, U of Houston Law Center No. 2008-A-22
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 30 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2013
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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Privacy, Sentinel System, health database, Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN), public health, infrastructure regulation, infrastructure financing, Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 (FDAAA), HIPAA Privacy Rule, privacy authorization, informed consent, drug safety, FDA

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The Challenge of Regulating Clinical Decision Support Software after 21st Century Cures

American Journal of Law and Medicine, 2018
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 21 Mar 2018
Barbara J. Evans and Pilar Ossorio
University of Houston Law Center and University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Law; Morgridge Institute for Research
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Clinical Decision Support Software, Software as a Medical Device, FDA, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

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Why the Common Rule is Hard to Amend

U of Houston Law Center No. 2012-W-4
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 110 (257,761)
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Common Rule, Human-subject protections, Common Rule ANPRM, administrative law

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The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act at Age 10: GINA's Controversial Assertion that Data Transparency Protects Privacy and Civil Rights

William & Mary Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 13 Apr 2018
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, HIPAA Privacy Rule, genomic data, data privacy, data transparency, civil rights, genetic discrimination

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Institutional Competence to Balance Privacy and Competing Values: The Forgotten Third Prong of HIPAA Preemption Analysis

46 U.C. Davis Law Review 1175-1230 (2013), U of Houston Law Center No. 2012-A-15
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2014
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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Privacy, HIPAA, Preemption, Public Health, Interoperable Health Data Networks, Health IT

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Authority of the Food and Drug Administration to Require Data Access and Control Use Rights in the Sentinel Data Network

65 Food and Drug Law Journal 67 (2010), U of Houston Law Center No. 2009-A-34
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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FDA, Sentinel network, FDAAA, health information technology, data network, health database, governance, HIPAA, privacy, data access, data use rights, public-private partnership

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The Law of Genetic Privacy: Applications, Implications, and Limitations

Journal of Law and the Biosciences, 1–36, 2019
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 May 2019
Vanderbilt University - Law School, University of Houston Law Center, Center for Genetic Privacy & Identity in Community Settings, Vanderbilt University Medical Center and University of Louisville - Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law
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DNA, genetics, genomics, GINA, HIPAA, privacy

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Introduction and Front Matter, Transparency in Health and Health Care in the United States: Law and Ethics

Transparency in Health and Health Care in the United States: Law and Ethics (Holly Fernandez Lynch, I. Glenn Cohen, Carmel Shachar, Barbara J. Evans, eds., Cambridge University Press 2019), Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 19-38
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2019
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania and University of Houston Law Center
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Transparency, Health Insurance, Contracts, Clinical Trials, ERISA, Antitrust

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Unregulated Health Research Using Mobile Devices: Ethical Considerations and Policy Recommendations

J.L. Med & Ethics, 48(Supp. 1) 2020
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 21 Nov 2019
University of Louisville - Institute for Bioethics, Health Policy, and Law, Sage Bionetworks, Duke University - Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy, Vanderbilt University - Center for Biomedical Ethics and Society, University of Louisville - School of Medicine, Sage Bionetworks, University of Houston Law Center, Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Citizen Science, Common Rule, FDA, IRB, IRBs, Mobile Devices, NIH, Research Ethics

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The Perils of Parity: Should Citizen Science and Traditional Research Follow the Same Ethical and Privacy Principles?

J. L. Med. & Ethics 48(Supp. 1), 2020 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 10 Jan 2020
Barbara J. Evans
University of Houston Law Center
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Data privacy, individual access rights, HIPAA Privacy Rule, citizen science, FDA research regulations

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Can Clinical Genetics Laboratories be Sued for Medical Malpractice?

Alexandra L. Foulkes et al., Can Clinical Genetics Laboratories be Sued for Medical Malpractice? 29 Annals Health L. & Life Sci. 153 (2020).
Number of pages: 17
U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma, University of Houston Law Center, Columbia University - Center for Research on Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications of Psychiatric, Neurologic, and Behavioral Genetics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Vanderbilt University - Law School, University of Houston Law Center and Arizona State University - College of Law
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Reclassification, Genetics, Bioethics, Biolaw, Fifty-State Survey, Medical Malpractice, Torts

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 63
1.

A Faustian Bargain That Undermines Research Participants' Privacy Rights and Return of Results

71 Florida Law Review 1281 - 1345 (2019)
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 11 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2019
Barbara J. Evans and Susan M. Wolf
University of Houston Law Center and University of Minnesota Law School
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Data Privacy, Return of Results, Genomics, Biomedical Research, Civil RIghts, HIPAA, GINA, CLIA laboratory regulations