Katharina Ó Cathaoir

Katharina Ó Cathaoir

Associate Professor

  • Centre for Legal Studies in Welfare and Market

    Karen Blixens Plads 16, 2300 København S, 5C Bygning 5C (Afsnit 3), Building: 5C-2-26

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    1. 2022
    2. Published

      The European Union: A Health and Human Rights Perspective

      Herrmann, Janne Rothmar, Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Toebes, B., 18 Apr 2022, Health and Human Rights: Global and European Perspectives . 2nd ed. Intersentia, p. 163-200

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

    3. Published

      Public Health and Human Rights

      Toebes, B. & Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 18 Apr 2022, Health and Human Rights: European and Global Perspectives. 2nd ed. Intersentia, p. 359-389

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

    4. Accepted/In press

      Children's Rights and Food Marketing: State duties in obesity prevention

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 28 Jul 2022, (Accepted/In press) Intersentia. 300 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

    5. Published

      Digital Healthcare Technologies and Human Rights

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 18 Apr 2022, Health and Human Rights: European and Global Perspectives. 2nd ed. Intersentia, p. 327-357

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

    6. Published

      Regulering af reklamer for usund mad til børn halter efter i Danmark

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 1 Feb 2022, In: Altinget.dk.

      Research output: Contribution to journalContribution to newspaper - Newspaper articleCommunication

    7. Published

      The Right to Health: Central Concepts

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Toebes, B., 18 Apr 2022, Health and Human Rights: Global and European Perspectives. 2nd ed. Intersentia, p. 23-51

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

    8. Published

      The journey of research data: Accessing nordic health data for the purposes of developing an algorithm

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Gunnarsdóttir, Hrefna Dögg & Hartlev, Mette, 2022, In: Medical Law International. 22, 1, p. 52-74 23 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    9. Published

      UN Institutions and Health and Human Rights

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 18 Apr 2022, Health and Human Rights: Global and European Perspectives. 2nd ed. Intersentia, p. 91-117

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

    10. 2021
    11. Published

      Controversies between regulations of research ethics and protection of personal data: informed consent at a cross‑road

      Gefenas, E., Lekstutiene, J., Lukaseviciene, V., Hartlev, Mette, Mourby, M. & Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 9 Nov 2021, In: Medicine, Healthcare and Philosophy. 25, 1, p. 23-30 8 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    12. Published

      The Genetic Discrimination Observatory: Confronting Novel Issues in Genetic Discrimination

      Joly, Y., Huerne, K., Arych, M., Bombard, Y., Dove, E., Granados Moreno, P., Ho, C., Van Hoyweghen, I., Kim, H., Lebret, Audrey, Minssen, Timo, Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Prince, A., Otlowski, M., Pepper, M. S., Sladek, R., Song, L., Voight, T., Zawati, M. H. & Dalpe, G., 6 Sep 2021, In: Trends in Genetics. 37, 11, p. 951-954 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    13. Published

      Transparency of machine-learning in healthcare: The GDPR & European health law

      Mourby, M., Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Collin, C. B., 2021, In: Computer Law & Security Review. 43, 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    14. Published

      Biobanking Across Europe Post-GDPR: A Deliberately Fragmented Landscape

      Tzortzatou, O., Slokenberga, S., Reichel, J., da Costa Andrade, A., Barbosa, C., Bekaert, S., van Veen, E., Romeo-Casabona, C. M., Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Chassang, G., Debucquoy, A., Derèze, J., Dollé, L., Eaker Fält, S., Halouzka, R., Hartlev, Mette, Hisbergues, M. & Hoppe, N., 2021, GDPR and Biobanking. Tzortzatou, O., Slokenberga, S. & Reichel, J. (eds.). Springer, p. 397-419 23 p. (Law, Governance and Technology Series).

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    15. Published

      Human rights in times of pandemics: necessity and proportionality

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2021, COVID-19 and Human Rights. Kjaerum, M., F. Davis, M. & Lyons, A. (eds.). Routledge

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    16. Published

      Older Persons and the Right to Health in the Nordics during COVID-19

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Gunnarsdóttir, Hrefna Dögg, Aasen, H., Kimmel, K., Lohiniva-Kerkelä, M., Rognlien, I. G. & Vahlne Westerhäll, L., 7 Sep 2021, In: European Journal of Health Law. 28, 5, p. 417-444 28 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    17. Published

      The Rights of Elders in Ireland during COVID-19

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Rognlien, I. G., 2021, In: European Journal of Health Law. 28, p. 81-101 21 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    18. Published

      The invisible child of personalized medicine

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 7 Sep 2021, In: Journal of Law and the Biosciences . 8, 2, 21 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    19. 2020
    20. Published

      Towards standardization guidelines for in silico approaches in personalized medicine

      Brunak, Søren, Bjerre, C. C., Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Golebiewski, M., Kirschner, M., Kockum, I., Moser, H. & Waltemath, D., 2020, In: Journal of integrative bioinformatics. 17, 2-3, 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    21. Published

      Lovgivning - realiteter og udfordringer

      Hartlev, Mette & Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 1 Aug 2020, Personlig medicin : filosofiske og tværvidenskabelige perspektiver. Klausen, S. H. & Christiansen, K. (eds.). Munksgaard , p. 179-187 9 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    22. Published

      Establishing the First International Genetic Discrimination Observatory

      Joly, Y., Dalpe, G., Minssen, Timo, Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, De Paor, A., Granados Moreno, P., Dove, E., Van Hoyweghen, I., Ho, C., Ho, C. W., Kim, H., Song, L., Otlowski, M., Prince, A., van Hoyweghen, I., Voigt, T., Thiraps, A., Pilar, M., BEVIERE BOYER, B., ?, K., Yamasaki, C., Bombard, Y. & Dupras, C., 23 Mar 2020, In: Nature Genetics. 52, p. 466-468 3 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    23. Published

      ELDERS & CARE WORKERS DURING COVID-19

      Rognlien, I. G. & Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 19 Dec 2020.

      Research output: Working paperResearch

    24. Published

      EAHL Newsletter: Special issue on legal landscape concerning the coronavirus outbreak – part II

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Rognlien, I. G., 23 Jun 2020, European association of health law. 3 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportReportCommissioned

    25. Published

      EU-STANDS4PM report: Legal and ethical review of in silico modelling

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Gefenas, E., Hartlev, Mette, Mourby, M. & Lukaseviciene, V., 1 Feb 2020, 65 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

    26. Published

      Minks and Movement in Denmark: What’s happening?

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 10 Nov 2020

      Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationResearchpeer-review

    27. Published

      The child's right to health as a tool to end childhood obesity

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Hartlev, Mette, 16 Dec 2020, Ending Childhood Obesity: A Challenge at the Crossroads of International Economic and Human Rights Law. Garde, A., Curtis, J. & De Schutter, O. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 57 - 85 28 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    28. 2019
    29. Published

      Me in We - Personalized Medicine in the Welfare State

      Hartlev, Mette & Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2019, In: WAML Newsletter. June 2019, 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalConference articleResearch

    30. Published

      Retlig regulering og personligt ansvar for forebyggelse af kroniske sygdomme

      Hartlev, Mette, Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Olsen, Céline E J L Brassart, 2019, Folkesundhed: Bag om intentioner og strategier. Glasdam, S. & Bess Boelsbjerg, H. (eds.). Gad, p. 85-99 15 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    31. Published

      Personlig medicin - en udfordring for patienters rettigheder?

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Hartlev, Mette, 2019, In: Juristen. 6, p. 219-231 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    32. Published

      Teaching Health and Human Rights in a Globalised Classroom

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2019, In: European Journal of Health Law. 27, 1, p. 1-12 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    33. Published

      In Search of Solidarity: Personalised Medicine in Denmark

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2019, In: Nordisk socialrättslig tidskrift. 2019, 21-22, p. 65-95 31 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    34. 2018
    35. Published

      Making Access to a Population of Bodies in the Name of Autonomy

      Asmussen, Ida Helene & Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2018, In: European Journal of Health Law. 25, 5, p. 555-572 17 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    36. Published

      Lurching from complacency to panic in the fight against dangerous microbes: a blueprint for a common secure future

      Gostin, L. O. & Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 11 Apr 2018, In: Emory Law Journal. p. 337-396 60 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    37. Published

      Children’s Right to Freedom From Obesity: Responsibilities of the Food Industry

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2018, In: Nordic Journal of Human Rights. 36, 2, p. 109-131 23 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    38. Published

      Children’s Right to Health: Childhood obesity

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2018.

      Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceCommissioned

    39. Published

      Global health law and obesity: towards a complementary approach of public health and human rights law

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Hartlev, Mette & Olsen, Céline E J L Brassart, 2018, Research Handbook on Global Health Law . Burci, G. L. & Toebes, B. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 427-459 33 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    40. Published

      Legal issues of Personalised Medicine in Denmark

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Jun 2018.

      Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

    41. Published

      Legal issues pertaining to the introduction of personalised medicine in Denmark

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2018.

      Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceCommissioned

    42. Published

      Tensions between autonomy and solidarity in the legal construction of national strategies for personalised medicine

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & Hartlev, Mette, 2018.

      Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearchpeer-review

    43. Published

      The UN Convention on the Rights of the Child - protecting children’s freedom from all forms of malnutrition

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Apr 2018.

      Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceCommissioned

    44. 2017
    45. Published

      Advancing the Right to Health - the Vital Role of Law

      Gostin, L., Magnusson, R., Krech, R., Patterson, D., Solomon, S., Walton, D., Burci, G. L., Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Roache, S. & Kieny, M., 1 Nov 2017, In: American Journal of Public Health. 107, 11, p. 1755-1756 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

    46. Published

      Lad de tykke være i fred

      Vallgårda, Signild, Sandøe, Peter, Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Andersen, M. M., Nielsen, Morten Ebbe Juul, Holm, Lotte & Smed, Sinne, 26 Nov 2017, In: Berlingske Tidende. p. 1

      Research output: Contribution to journalContribution to newspaper - Feature articleCommunication

    47. Published

      Should Europe follow the US and declare obesity a disease? A discussion of the so-called utilitarian argument

      Vallgårda, Signild, Nielsen, Morten Ebbe Juul, Hansen, A. K. K., Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Hartlev, Mette, Holm, Lotte, Christensen, B. J., Jensen, Jørgen Dejgård, Sørensen, Thorkild I.A. & Sandøe, Peter, 2017, In: European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 71, p. 1263–1267 5 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

    48. Published

      A Childrens's Rights Perspective on Obesogenic Food Marketing

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2017, København: Det Juridiske Fakultet. 381 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

    49. Published

      Food Marketing to Children in Sweden and Denmark: a Missed Opportunity for Nordic Leadership

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Jul 2017, In: European Journal of Risk Regulation. 8, 2, p. 283-297 15 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    50. Published

      Presidential Immigration Policies: Endangering Health and Well-being?

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina & O Gostin, L., 23 Mar 2017, In: J A M A: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 317, p. 1617-1618 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearchpeer-review

    51. 2016
    52. Published

      Child Rights as a Basis for the Regulation of Food Marketing: The Role of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2016, The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child: Taking Stock after 25 Years and Looking Ahead. Liefaard, T. & Sloth-Nielsen, J. (eds.). Leiden - Boston: Brill, p. 564-588 25 p.

      Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

    53. Published

      Childhood Obesity and the Right to Health

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Feb 2016, In: Health and Human Rights. 18, 1, p. 249-262 14 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    54. Published

      Court of Justice Upholds the Tobacco Products Directive 2014

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, Sep 2016, In: European Journal of Risk Regulation. 7, 3, p. 623 - 628 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    55. 2015
    56. Published

      A Human Rights Approach to Childhood Obesity

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, May 2015. 1 p.

      Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

    57. Published

      On Obesity as a Disability

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2015, In: European Journal of Risk Regulation. 6, 1, p. 145-150 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

    58. 2014
    59. Published

      Is obesity a disability?

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 18 Jul 2014

      Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationCommunication

    60. Published

      Obesity and Human Rights in Ireland

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2014

      Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationResearch

    61. 2013
    62. Published

      ELSA for Children Legal Research Report

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2013, Council of Europe. 1846 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

    63. 2012
    64. Published

      Rape sentencing: WD case and beyond

      Ó Cathaoir, Katharina, 2012, Irish Sentencing Information System. 36 p.

      Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

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