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June 11, 2021

Progress With the All of Us Research Program: Opening Access for Researchers

Author Affiliations
  • 1Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
  • 2Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
  • 3Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
  • 4Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
  • 5Now with the All of Us Research Program, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
JAMA. 2021;325(24):2441-2442. doi:10.1001/jama.2021.7702

The All of Us Research Program is a longitudinal cohort initiative aimed at advancing precision medicine and improving human health by enrolling at least 1 million diverse individuals across the United States.1 The program was created following the announcement of the Precision Medicine Initiative in 2015, began national enrollment in 2018, and is funded through fiscal year 2026 with approximately $1.5 billion appropriated in the 21st Century Cures Act.2

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