All of Us has committed to reporting back to participants on their biomarkers. The study can advance methods for reporting on environmental chemicals in the context of genetic data and health by studying the experiences of All of Us participants, including how they view and use their reports, their cognitive and emotional responses, and other outcomes.
Communication technologies allow for a better understanding of social networks, yet they are underutilized in the mental health context. AoU provides an opportunity to consider how communication technologies can help promote physical and mental health.
There is a need to consider how these data will integrate with existing data systems at the outset of the AoU data collection. In order to answer complex, system-level questions about health causes and outcomes. Doing so will speed innovation in this space. Inclusion of social system data is critical.