Cross Sector Data Sharing: Necessity, Challenge, and Hope. Conference Paper uri icon


  • Existing data sources have tremendous potential to inform public health activities. However, a patchwork of data protection laws impede data sharing efforts. Nevertheless, a data-sharing initiative in Peoria, IL was able to overcome challenges to set up a cross-sectoral data system to coordinate mental health, law enforcement, and healthcare services.

published proceedings

  • J Law Med Ethics

altmetric score

  • 208

author list (cited authors)

  • Schmit, C., Kelly, K., & Bernstein, J.

citation count

  • 13

complete list of authors

  • Schmit, Cason||Kelly, Kathleen||Bernstein, Jennifer

publication date

  • June 2019