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Workshop: New directions in informed consent

Day: August 31st, 2015
Time: 10.00 - 17.00
Venue: University of Copenhagen, Southern Campus
Room: 27.0.47 (building 27, ground floor, room 47), see FindVej
Organizers: GenomeDenmark and UCPH Excellence Programme For Interdisciplinary Research:
Global Genes, Local Concerns


10.00 - 11.00
Nana Kongsholm & Klemens Kappel (KU): Is consent based on trust morally deficient?

11.00 - 12.00
Mette Ebbesen & Svend Andersen (AU):
Informed consent reconsidered for whole exome and whole genome sequencing in biobank research.
A philosophical analysis in light of the four principles of biomedical ethics

12.00 - 13.00

13.00 - 14.00
Tom Walker (Queen's University): Autonomy and the need for information

14.00 - 14.30
Coffee break

14.30 - 15.30
Klaus Lindgaard H°yer (KU): Informed consent as an organizational recipe

15.30 - 16.30
Morten EJ Nielsen (KU): Is anything wrong about broad consent?

Dinner for workshop participants

Everyone is welcome to attend. Attendance is free, but additional guests should register
with Nana Kongsholm at