Category: HEALTH-RI

Ethical, legal and social implications of preventative medicine

Preventative medicine is not without costs, and not just financial ones. Genetic testing, in particular, raises difficult questions. The upcoming Health-RI Conference (Jan 17, 2019) on P4 Medicine explores some of the issues. At first sight, preventative medicine… Read More

Biobanks, collections of human samples and associated health data – how to apply EU GDPR?

  How is the EU General Data Protection Regulation expected to apply to biobanks, collections of human samples and associated health data?   Here you can find an update of answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). The FAQs… Read More

Close collaboration between TraIT and BBMRI-NL

The first results of this collaboration now start to surface. In 2009, BBMRI-NL started setting up the Dutch national biobank facility with all solutions needed to collect, store, and hand-out samples and the related data. In parallel, the… Read More

Health-RI video about Personalized Medicine & Health Research

Worldwide, personalized medicine and health is recognized as the next big dot on the horizon for health care. In the Netherlands, BBMRI-NL, ELIXIR-NL, and EATRIS-NL (all strongly anchored in European ESFRIs), UMCs/NFU, DTL, Lygature, and Health~Holland are closely… Read More

Health-RI Conference – 1 December 2016

On Thursday 1 December, BBMRI-NL, ELIXIR-NL, EATRIS-NL, DTL, FHI and FMS host a joint conference entitled Health-RI, Empowering Personalized Medicine and Health Research Venue: Theater de Flint, Amersfoort Time: 09:00 – 18:00 hrs After a very successful first… Read More

Health-RI partner in first Dutch Health Deal

Dutch Ministers Schippers (Health) and Kamp (Economic Affairs) and many other parties signed a ‘Health Deal’ on June 8, 2016. This Health Deal aims to bridge the innovation gap that exists in personalized medicine and health, focusing on… Read More

One national research infrastructure for prevention, personalized treatment, and health

BBMRI-NL, EATRIS-NL, and DTL/ELIXIR-NL have developed a common vision and roadmap on how The Netherlands can set course for a collective Personalized Medicine & Health Research infrastructure. The goal is to bundle and connect a wide range of… Read More