New medical devices regulation

On 29th January 2013, gave a short presentation at the seminar on the new medical devices regulation. The seminar was organised by TILEC and Lexxion, and Evert-Ben van Veen’s subject was about the relation between PMS and Data Protection. The presentation can be downloaded here.
All the speakers at the seminar were highly critical of the draft General Data Protection Regulation.

ELSI, Control of Human Tissue Act, and field norms

In the latest issue of HUB, the official newsletter of BBMRI-NL, Evert-Ben van Veen has contributed an article on ELSI, the Control of Human Tissue Act and field norms. This is set against the background of the 2011 Code of Conduct for the responsible use of human tissue in medical research. It can be viewed here.