MRCT Center and Ropes & Gray GDPR Conference

In collaboration with  Ropes & Gray LLP, the MRCT Center hosted a closed, one-day roundtable on Monday, July 30th.

This meeting covered the Application of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to Research: Legal, Practical and Strategic Implications. Convening over 110 representatives from academia, industry, and government, this roundtable explored the impact of the EU GDPR on human subjects research by highlighting the challenges posed by the GDPR to clinical research, biobanking and data banking, and big data research.

Mark Barnes and Barbara Bierer