The 25th World Congress for Medical Law was held at International Conference Center of Waseda University in Tokyo from August 6th to August 8th, 2019. This Congress focuses on constructing a bridge between medical law, bioethics and legal medicine. Mr. Lu Yiguang, the senior partner of Shanghai United Law Firm, was invited and delivered a keynote speech on Legal Issues Related to the Establishment and Operation of Electronic Medical Record. The contents of speech mainly included:
1) the legal issues regarding the establishment of electronic medical record;
2) the legal issues regarding the use of electronic medical record;
3) the personal information protection of patients in electronic medical record.
The speech was highly acknowledged by the representatives of member countries and had promoted extensive discussions among the professionals.