Luk Arbuckle

Luk Arbuckle

Data Scientist and Privacy Researcher

Ottawa, Ontario

Areas of Expertise:

  • data
  • analytics
  • statistics
  • privacy
  • R
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
  • writing
Luk Arbuckle is Chief Methodologist at Privacy Analytics, providing strategic leadership in how to responsibly share and use data. Luk was previously Director of Technology Analysis at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada leading a highly skilled team that conducted privacy research and assisted in investigations when there was a technology component involved. Before joining the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, Luk worked on developing de-identification methods and re-identification risk measurement tools, participated in the development and evaluation of secure computation protocols, and led a top-notch research and consulting team that developed and delivered data anonymization solutions. Luk originally plied his trade in the area of image processing and analysis, and then in the area of applied statistics (use R!).

Anonymizing Health Data Anonymizing Health Data
by Luk Arbuckle, Khaled El Emam
December 2013
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $29.99

Webcast: Anonymizing Health Data
September 13, 2013
In this webcast we'll start with a discussion of the relatively simple de-identification of a cross-sectional disease registry, and then we'll jump in to more complex situations like the de-identification of longitudinal data, free-form text, and geospatial...