Talks: GDPR & Health Data

Hanne Elsen is the Data Privacy Officer of the University of Ghent and she will give us an insight regarding the application of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in research specially when involving health data.

During this webinar, Hanne will drive us through the definition of health data and its particularities, the basic principles for processing this type of data (lawfulness, fairness, transparency, data minimization…) but also good practices regarding its management.


  • Talks: GDPR & Health Data - Register here

  • March 24th

  • 5:00 pm WET

Relevant documents and resources for discussion:

Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (General Data Protection Regulation)

Planning your Research: ICO. GDPR Resources for Organisations

Conducting your Research: Useful Tips

Are you struggling with GDPR issues in your research? Share them with the community and discuss possible solutions below!

The webinar is already available online, have a look! The presentation is available here.