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Wednesday 27 September
Venue: Faculty of law, Dragefjellet

09:00–15:00 PhD seminar
16:00–17:30 Pre-event: Fundemental principles in European and Chinese Health law
18:00 Reception


Thursday 28 September
Venue: University aula for the main part, parallel sessions at Dragefjellet

09:00-09:30 Registration/coffee
09:30-10:00 Welcome/cultural contribution
10:00-11:00 Keynote: “International human rights protection and the distribution of health care”
Prof. Brigit Toebes, University of Groningen
11:00-11:30 Pause
11:30-12:30 Panel discussion: The future of European Health Law
Members of the panel: Prof. Henriette Roscam Abbing, prof. Herman Nys and prof. Anne-Marie Duguet
12:30-14:00 Lunch. Separate chamber for Board/NCP/AD.
14:00-15:30 Parallel session 1/Workshop
16:00-17:30 Parallel session 2/Workshop
20:00 Dinner


Friday 29 September
Venue: Faculty of law, Dragefjellet

09:00-10:00 Keynote:  “EU rules concerning access to health care”
Prof. Markus Frischut, Management Center Innsbruck
10:00–10:30 Pause. Poster presentation
10:30-12:00 Parallel session 3/Workshop
12:00-13:00 Lunch. Special gathering for teaching network
13:00-14:00 Parallel session 4/Workshop
14:00-14:30 Pause
14:30-15:30 “Which criteria to use when prioritizing in times of scarcity?”
Prof. Steven Lierman, University of Leuven

Workshops and interest groups presenting during parallel sessions:

  • Biobanks
    Organiser: Anne-Marie Duguet
  • General Data Protection Regulation – the “GDPR” in healthcare
    Organiser: Jean Herveg
  • The fair use of research data
    Organiser: Evert-Bert van Veen
  • Joint EAHL/EJHL workshop: European Governance of health and health care: strength and weaknesses
    Organiser: Henriette Roscam Abbing
  • Launch of the interest group on “chronic diseases”
    Organiser: Marie Elske Gispen/Brigit Toebes


The General Assembly of EAHL will also take place during the conference.