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Jan 07, 2019

Breakfast Roundtable Discussion Regarding GDPR and Clinical Research with Paul Mills from the UK’s NHS Health Research Authority

9:30am to 11:00am

Location: Ropes & Gray LLP, San Francisco, CA

Ropes & Gray and the MRCT Center will be co-hosting a breakfast roundtable discussion regarding the impact of GDPR on clinical research with Paul Mills from the United Kingdom’s National Health Service Health Research Authority on Monday, January 7, 2019 from 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. at the Ropes & Gray office in San Francisco.  Dr. Mills, who is an official within the United Kingdom’s primary human research and clinical trials regulatory agency, has been working for the past nine months in advising commercial and non-commercial sponsors of research on approaches to take in implementing GDPR in research across the United Kingdom.  As part of this process, he has reviewed the transparency language of approximately 170 research sponsors from around the globe and has helped to implement processes to minimize any disruption imposed by GDPR on the conduct of health research in the United Kingdom.

Dr. Mills has agreed to address questions from attendees during the roundtable.  Please send questions in advance to David Peloquin (david.peloquin@ropesgray.com) and Leslie Thornton (leslie.thornton@ropesgray.com), the two Ropes & Gray attorneys who will be moderating the roundtable.  We expect a frank and engaging discussion.