Meet the dedicated team behind INQ.
ASSOCIATE I CONSULTANT
Tamara M. Adler
Tamara is an associate consultant at INQ IQ where she focuses on data privacy. She applies her knowledge of privacy governance, policy, operational development and risk assessment to technology acquisitions and program implementations. Whereas her legal, policy and research experience inform her practical approach to identifying and mitigating privacy risk.
Tamara regularly provides privacy services to health sector organizations in Ontario and across Canada, including major hospitals, in-home care service providers and not-for-profit entities. These services extend to the commercial sector.
Prior to joining INQ IQ, Tamara was at the Ministry of Health. Here she was part of the team that developed the Personal Health Information Protection Act, 2004. She also led a privacy portfolio focusing on consumer digital health access, working toward facilitating streamlined and privacy protected information sharing between consumers and various provincial information repositories.
Tamara’s interest in data, technology and privacy was sparked during her time clerking for the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories, and previously, at a plaintiff-side medical malpractice law firm.
Tamara has organized multiple speaker panels for the Ontario Bar Association on topics related to health and information privacy. She also serves as a Continuing Professional Development Liaison and currently acts as the Technology Liaison on the Ontario Bar Associations Health Section Committee. Tamara serves as a board member of Street Health Community Nursing Foundation and sits on University of Toronto's Social Sciences and Humanities Research Ethics Board.
Ontario Bar Association (Member)
Canadian Bar Association (Member)
Ontario Bar Association Health Law Section Committee (Technology Liaison)
Street Health Community Nursing (Board Member)
University of Toronto's Social Sciences and Humanities Research Ethics Board (Member)
Trillium Health Partners Research Ethics Board (Member)