CeBIL – RIBS one day Symposium: At the Cutting Edge: New Developments in the Law of Biomedicine – University of Copenhagen

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CeBIL – RIBS one day Symposium: At the Cutting Edge: New Developments in the Law of Biomedicine


This one-day symposium, co-hosted by CeBIL- Centre for Advanced Studies in Biomedical Innovation Law, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen and RIBS - the Regulation and Innovation in the Biosciences, aims to address contemporaneous issues emerging in the field of biomedicine. Law profoundly shapes, limits, and enables the way that new biomedical technology advances.  This conference will consider cutting-edge legal developments in four broad biomedical areas of current interest: (1) the interaction between intellectual property, collaboration, and open science; (2) pricing and access to pharmaceuticals; (3) equity, inclusion, and bias in new technology, including big data and AI; and (4) technologies that alter reproduction and the human body.

Presenters will include leading legal scholars from across the United States and Europe, and could be relevant and interesting to legal practitioners, regulators and policymakers, biomedical scientists with an interest in law and policy, and anyone curious about how science is changing medicine and how the law is affecting that process.

The final program will be announced soon (pdf).

Time: 12 June 2019, 08:00 – 17:00

Venue:  Nanna Berg Auditorium, room 9A-1-01, 1st floor, Njalsgade 76, 2300 Copenhagen S

Certificate of participation

We offer certification of partcipation at the end of the symposium issued in Danish only as documentation of mandatory continued training for The Danish Bar and Law Society (Advokatsamfundet). 

Registration:  

Please register no later than 10 June at 11:00 using this registration form.

All inquiries concerning academic issues relating to the symposium should be addressed to Neethu Rajam at neethu.rajam@jur.ku.dk.

All other inquiries concerning the conference should be addressed to Maryna Pagels, at maryna.pagels@jur.ku.dk.